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Plaque - The Vow
  • The Vow
    Traquair, Phoebe Anna, born 1852 - died 1936
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The Vow

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Edinburgh (made)

  • Date:

    1900 - 1920 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Traquair, Phoebe Anna, born 1852 - died 1936 (enameller)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    copper and painted enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs H. V. Bartholomew

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Copper, with painted enamels, depicting the Red Cross Knight kneeling before Christ on the Cross.

Place of Origin

Edinburgh (made)


1900 - 1920 (made)


Traquair, Phoebe Anna, born 1852 - died 1936 (enameller)

Materials and Techniques

copper and painted enamels

Marks and inscriptions

signed with the monogram of the artist and inscribed with the title of the enamel
Makers's mark; English; on the back


Height: 47 mm, Width: 37 mm

Descriptive line

Plaque, copper with painted enamels, 'The Vow', by Phoebe Traquair, 1900 - 1920.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Cummings, Elizabeth: Phoebe Anna Traquair 1852 - 1936 (National Galleries of Scotland, 1993)




Ceramics Collection

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