Royal Doulton model of the champion Collie ‘Ashstead Applause’ designed by Frederick Daws. Dark and light-brown coat, white chest, shoulders and feet. Model No. 779A reference HN1058. Released in 1931 and retired in 1985 the model number HN1058 is hand painted under the rear right paw and carries the Royal Doulton transfer printed crest on the rear left paw. The artist’s monogram is painted under the front right paw but is indistinct. Charlton catalogue Royal Doulton Animals page 182.
Height 5 inches (12.7 cm) Length 7 1/8th inches (18 cm)