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Medallion

Medallion

  • Place of origin:

    Etruria (Stoke-on-Trent) (made)

  • Date:

    late 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Blue jasper ware with white relief decoration

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    4948-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case 13, shelf 8

Physical description

Medallion of blue jasper ware, in gilt metal frame, with white cameo figure of Aurora scattering flowers.

Place of Origin

Etruria (Stoke-on-Trent) (made)

Date

late 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Blue jasper ware with white relief decoration

Marks and inscriptions

'WEDGWOOD'
Impressed

Dimensions

Diameter: 5.1 cm

Descriptive line

Medallion, blue jasper ware with white relief decoration, in glit metal frame, made at Josiah Wedgwood and Sons, Etruria, Staffordshire, late 18th century

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

Honey, W. B. Wedgwood ware London: Faber & Faber, 1948, Pl. 65.

Materials

Jasper ware

Techniques

Relief

Subjects depicted

Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Jasperware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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