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Medallion

Medallion

  • Place of origin:

    Hanley (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1770-1778 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Palmer, Humphrey (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Black basaltes ware with an intaglio figure

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    4953I-1901

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Medallion of Palmer's black basaltes ware with an intaglio bust of Roman Emperor Vespasian. Oval in shape with the bust to the left.

Place of Origin

Hanley (made)

Date

ca. 1770-1778 (made)

Artist/maker

Palmer, Humphrey (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Black basaltes ware with an intaglio figure

Dimensions

Length: 2.1 cm, Width: 1.7 cm

Object history note

Given by T. B. Illidge, Esq. Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street.

Descriptive line

Oval medallion of black basaltes ware with an intaglio bust of Roman Emperor Vespasian, Humphrey Palmer factory, Hanley, ca. 1770-1778.

Materials

Black basalt

Techniques

Intaglio

Subjects depicted

Emperor; Bust

Categories

Ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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