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Enamel miniature - Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots

Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots

  • Object:

    Enamel miniature

  • Place of origin:

    England (possibly, made)
    France (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    18th century-19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Portrait miniature

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by John Jones

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case RMC, shelf 8, box G

Physical description

Portrait miniature on enamel intended to depict Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots. This is a 'type' which was accepted in the 18th and 19th centuries as being a true likeness of Mary, Queen of Scots.

Place of Origin

England (possibly, made)
France (possibly, made)


18th century-19th century (made)


Unknown (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Portrait miniature

Descriptive line

Enamel portrait intended to represent Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots. English School, ca. 18th or 19th century.




Paintings; Portraits; Royalty; Scotland


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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