A Trio of Antique Staffordshire Spaniels

$425

A trio of antique Staffordshire spaniels in white and russet with soft gilt collars. They vary in size and are hand painted which explains why each dog has a unique facial expression. The back of the dogs are unpainted and have flat backs because they were designed as mantle dogs (also known as a “flatback chimney pieces”). The dogs are Cavalier King Charles spaniels – favorites of King Charles II and Queen Victoria. They look charming grouped together on a mantle, cabinet or table. Unmarked. Made in England. Circa 1860-70.

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A trio of antique Staffordshire spaniels in white and russet with soft gilt collars. They vary in size and are hand painted which explains why each dog has a unique facial expression. The back of the dogs are unpainted and have flat backs because they were designed as mantle dogs (also known as a “flatback chimney pieces”). The dogs are Cavalier King Charles spaniels – favorites of King Charles II and Queen Victoria. They look charming grouped together on a mantle, cabinet or table. Unmarked. Made in England. Circa 1860-70.

Dimensions
Tallest: Height: 6 3/4″ (17.2 cm); Width: 5″ (12.7 cm)
Mid-Sized: Height: 5 1/2″ (14 cm); Width: 2 3/4″ (7 cm)
Smallest: Height: 4″ (10.2 cm); Width: 3″ (7.6 cm)

Condition
Minor crazing and loss of enamel. The smallest dog has a pea sized chip on the base and the collar is painted yellow instead of gold.

Delivery or Pick-up
Please note that delivery, delivery insurance and duty, if applicable, are not included in the above price. Our checkout page will calculate the cost of Canada Post delivery based on your postal/zip code and/or location. We ship worldwide. You also have the option of picking up the item in Newburgh, Kingston or Napanee, Ontario, Canada. Sorry no refunds available once purchased. For more information feel free to contact us at: info@rogueshollowantiques.com

Additional information

Weight1.8 lbs
Dimensions12.5 × 12.5 × 11 in

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