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Photograph - Wedgwood cameos
  • Wedgwood cameos
    Bedford, Francis, born 1816 - died 1894
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Wedgwood cameos

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1855-1860 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bedford, Francis, born 1816 - died 1894 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Albumen print from collodion negative

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case X, shelf 206

Physical description

A black and white photograph depicting Wedgwood cameos.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


ca. 1855-1860 (made)


Bedford, Francis, born 1816 - died 1894 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Albumen print from collodion negative


Height: 13.2 cm, Width: 18.5 cm

Object history note

It is likely that the objects photographed here were exhibited in the Great Exhibition of 1851.

Descriptive line

Photograph of Wedgwood cameos, albumen prints from collodion negatives, Great Britain, ca. 1855-1860

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1995




Albumen process

Subjects depicted



History of the V&A; The Great Exhibition


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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