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A Very Rare Pair of Blue Eyed Disraeli Spaniels

 

Stock No: 002157

 

Height: 10.25 Inches / 26 cm  

 

Reference:  Harding Book 2, Page 185, Figs 2490/2491

 

A superb original rare pair of blue eyed Disraeli spaniels with separately moulded front legs. The black colour is under the glaze and as so can not ware or flake. These dogs with curls on their foreheads are known as ‘Disraeli’ dogs, after The Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli, who favoured a similar hairstyle. Both are in very good condition with minimal ware to the gold highlighted collars, padlocks, and chains. Made in Staffordshire, England c1860.