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Plaque

Plaque

  • Place of origin:

    Etruria (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1780-1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Blue jasper with reliefs in white, and mounted on gold as a breloque

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

  • Museum number:

    414:1303/2-1885

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Octagonal plaque of blue jasper with reliefs in white, and mounted on gold as a breloque. On the obverse is a relief of a seated female figure and on the reverse is A Sacrifice to Diana.

Place of Origin

Etruria (made)

Date

ca. 1780-1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Blue jasper with reliefs in white, and mounted on gold as a breloque

Dimensions

Height: 1.9 cm, Width: 1.6 cm

Object history note

Part of a collection of 23 small plaques 414:1301 /1 to 23-1885 [Sch. II 545 (1 to 23)].

Descriptive line

Octagonal plaque of blue jasper with reliefs in white on both sides, and mounted, Josiah Wedgwood and Sons Ltd., Etruria, ca. 1780-1800.

Materials

Jasper ware

Techniques

Relief; Mounted

Subjects depicted

Woman; Sacrifice

Categories

Ceramics; Jasperware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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