A CHELSEA GOLD-MOUNTED PUG SCENT-BOTTLE AND STOPPER
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A CHELSEA GOLD-MOUNTED PUG SCENT-BOTTLE AND STOPPER

CIRCA 1755

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A CHELSEA GOLD-MOUNTED PUG SCENT-BOTTLE AND STOPPER
CIRCA 1755
Naturally modelled as a pug bitch, her head detachable and with a gold mount to the neck, seated on her haunches, with grey markings and a black muzzle, on an oval base painted with flowers, the underside with a bouquet, gilt dentil rim (slight chip to underside of rim)
2½ in. (6.4 cm.) high overall
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Lot Essay

See G.E. Bryant, The Chelsea Porcelain Toys (London, 1925), p. 51, pl. 5, no. 1 for a similar example.
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