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Pair of Elephant Figures

1991.846.1-2 (RS21456)

Description

Pair of small pearlware elephant figurines, mounted on base painted with yellow band; the animals are painted with black enamel with rosy-red blankets with green tassels.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Location of origin
Staffordshire, England
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
enamel paint
molding (forming)
pearlware
polychrome
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Enamel
enamel paint
Figurine, Animal
figurines
Molded
molding (forming)
pearlware
Pearlware
polychrome
Polychrome
Dimensions
2 3/4 x 2 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.846.1-2
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2627

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