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Harlequin

Manufacturer: Longton Hall Porcelain Factory

Date: c.1750-1752
Dimensions:
Overall: 12.6 x 5.7 cm (4 15/16 x 2 1/4 in.)
Medium: soft-paste porcelain.
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:England, Staffordshire, Longton
Object number: G83.1.896
DescriptionA Longton Hall white figure of Harlequin with a slap-stick and wearing a mask. His right hand is raised to the brim of his hat, and he is posed against a tree-stump applied with foliage. He is on a shaped mound base.