A sterling silver dachshund figurine, ca. 1970’s. The piece depicts a dachshund sitting on its hind legs artfully sculpted in sterling silver. The figurine measures approximately 2 3/4 inches tall at the head, 4 inches long and 1 1/2 inches wide. It weighs approximately 59.5 grams. It bears no hallmarks or maker’s marks, but is marked 925 at the hind legs. The piece is in excellent condition with no pitting or other damage.