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Equestrian Soldier

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Bayhorse, cream harness & saddle blanket, one leg & nose partially cream-color. Dark tail. On rectangular multi-color plinth. Rider in brown coat, cream trim & breeches dark boots with spurs. Dark tricorn hat, cream edged. Brown eyes.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Katherine Fay

English (Staffordshire), about 1750

Object Place

Staffordshire, England


20 x 15.87 cm (7 7/8 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Lead-glazed earthenware




Ceramics, Pottery