Welsh Corgi Dog Lomonosov Porcelain Figurine
Give your home a cheer with this beautiful naturally looking man’s best friend Lomonosov Porcelain Welsh Corgi dog. Made from white soft porcelain, this unusual figurine was made at the imperial Russian porcelain factory in St. Petersburg. It will also be a perfect gift for animal lovers. It's also a perfect addition to any porcelain collection.
The Welsh Corgi, sometimes known as just a Corgi is a small type of herding dog that originated in Wales, United Kingdom. There are two breeds of Welsh Corgis, the Cardigan and the Pembroke, each named for the county in Wales where it originated. The dogs share several similar traits, such as their coats, which are water resistant and shed on average twice a year. Corgis have also appeared on screen, stage and in novels. Corgis as characters were incorporated into the storybook fantasies Corgiville Fair, The Great Corgiville Kidnapping, and Corgiville Christmas of American author and illustrator Tasha Tudor. In 1961, a Corgi was featured in the Walt Disney film Little Dog Lost, which led to an increase in popularity for the breed within the United States. A theatrical adaptation took place of Welsh author Roald Dahl's The BFG which toured the UK in 1991 required several different Corgis to perform on stage as those of Queen Elizabeth.
- The item is HAND PAINTED.
- The original Lomonosov factory logo is on the bottom of each piece. Genuine Article - 100% Guaranteed.
- Material: soft-paste porcelain. Made in Russia by the Imperial Lomonosov Porcelain Factory.
- Figurine measures L 3.9", W 1.6", H 3.1"
Shipping Weight: 500 gr. (17.64 oz) (1.1 lbs)
Approximate Shipping: $14.95 (Standard delivery Worldwide)
List price: $84.00
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