One of the above is reproduced in Capt
Graham's "Irish Wolfhound Pedigrees 1859-1906", published by The
IWC of Ireland in 1959, with the following description.
"A China group about one hundred years old
commemorating the sad story of the faithful GELERT who saved
Llewellyn's daughter from the gaunt wolf. Note the Shamrocks on
the little Princess's dress."
Irish Wolfhound in solid brass.
Length: 12.5ins (32cm)
Height to top of head: 5.5ins (14 cm)
Dr May's comment on the tail
THE IRISH PENNY JOURNAL, May 1841
Article by H. R. Richardson on
THE IRISH WOLFDOG
(Click on pages to enlarge)
Pedigree of ROMEO Born 30.4.1896
Romeo 30.4.01896 repeated to show note re height on top
Pedigree IRIS Born 29.4.1898
Pedigree TYNAGH born 20.6.1899
Pedigree FUATH born 7.8.1903
Pedigree LUFRA RHU (i) born 6.9.1904
Pedigree LUFRA RHU (second copy) born 6.9.1904 Pedigree I W litter - Dam
born 1938. Sire born 1929
Pedigree of Litter bred by Dr May 24.8.1932