Beautiful Glazed Porcelain Dog Figurine Large Short Hair Dachshund Dog Standing on All Four with Head Slightly Turned Beswick England
Description: A beautiful glazed and realistically colored fine china figurine of a short hair Dachshund made by Beswick of England. The figurine shows a Dachshund standing on all four legs with its head slightly turned to the left in a typical Dachshund stance. This hollow china figurine is colored dark brown on the back, ears and most of the head, while the under belly, the under face and the paws are colored light brown in typical dachshund colors. Just a great dog figurine with very realistic look and colors. Please carefully review the photos presented as they are part and parcel of our description.
Date: Mid to late 1900's.
Origin: England Size: ~5 1/2" high and ~8 7/8" long and ~3" at the widest part of the base. The piece weighs almost 15 ounces, rather substantial.
Marks: Marked in blue under glaze on the bottom with the words "Beswick England" in a circle around the small hole which allows water vapor to escape during the firing of the piece.
Distinguishing Characteristics - Most Interesting About The Piece: This is a nice figurine of a great dog made by one of England's premier potters. Please see photos to appreciate beauty and condition of the figurine.
Condition: The figurine is in great condition with no breaks, cracks, hairlines, crazing or repairs. Please see photos for additional condition information.
In Closing: This is a very nice figurine purchased as part of a large collection of dog figurines. It is beautiful and in great condition. A great addition to any dog figurine or dachshund related collection.
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