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Border Leicester Flock

Colin's Creatures Handmade Sheep Pottery, Border Leicester Primitive Sheep


The Border Leicester is an English breed, known for its perky pink ears. These sheep feature wool fur, a stone body and porcelain head and legs. The lamb is porcelain covered with a soft woven wool fur.

All my creatures are handcrafted in my Asheville, NC studio using porcelain, castable stone and imported woven fur from Steiff-Schulte in Germany.

Size: Ht: 5 1/2" (4 1/2 at back)


Breed Description
Sheep with lustrous wool have been in Leicestershire, England since the earliest recorded history of the British Isles. The Border Leicester is the descendant of those ancient sheep. These beautiful creatures are responsible for the improvement and development of other long-wool breeds.

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