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Equestrian Figure

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Lead glazed earthenware with slip decoration. Each represents a figure in uniform with bayonet, playing a drum, seated astride a horse. In cream-colored clay, boots hands and face in brown slip. Drum, hat and parts of saddle in light brown slip. Rectangular base with fluted edges mottled with...

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Credit Line

Bequest of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Joan Bergere Drayton

English (Staffordshire), about 1740–50

Object Place

Staffordshire, Staffordshire, England


21.4 x 17.3 x 7.6 cm (8 7/16 x 6 13/16 x 3 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Lead glazed earthenware with slip decoration




Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware