Charming ceramic cat/dog head, pattern 4788 by Arthur Wood, with modelled features hand painted in pink, blue and black and a russet collar. The hollow head holds a small ball of string which is threaded through to the front via a small hole in the mouth. A pair of scissors would be kept in the collar. The piece is made to be wall-mounted with a flat back.
Mark: painter's mark 4788 Arthur Woodc