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Pig with ridge on back (or "Fish-Pig") still bank


Artist Unknown (Possibly England)


19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Pig with ridge on back (or 'Fish-Pig') still bank, Artist Unknown (Possibly England)
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Medium: Dolls, Toys and Games | Ceramic
Size: 3 x 7 x 2 1/2 in. (7.62 x 17.78 x 6.35 cm)
Creation Place: Possibly England
Culture: Possibly England
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: inscriptionon bottom below tail: [7]
Physical Description: green pig with prominent snout and two eye openings; ear next to each eye; four slanted lines from top to bottom on right side; five slanted lines on left side; curved tail; four darker green feet; slotted ridge along back; number"7" inscribed on bottom;
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Katherine Kierland Herberger
Accession Number: 2003.236.519
Added to Site: March 1, 2009