Early Staffordshire Black and White Sitting Spaniel

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Rare and early charming Victorian Staffordshire pottery black and white King Charles spaniel with brown glass eyes sitting on a red cushion with gold tassels in the corners.

These spaniels became great favorites of the British monarchs. King Charles I (1600-1649) had a spaniel as a young boy. Owing to Queen Victoria’s spaniel Dash, however, the spaniel enjoyed a surge in popularity in the 1840s which lasted through her reign.

Details

  • Of the Period
    Victorian
  • Place of Origin
    England
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1840
    Dimensions
    11 in. H x 17 in. W x 7.5 in. D
    28 cm H x 43 cm W x 19 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Sheffield, MA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU276538136063
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