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Claudius Caesar

French
17th century (?)


Object Place: Europe, France (?)

Dimensions

Frame window: 10.3 x 8.2 cm (4 1/16 x 3 1/4 in.) Framed: 18 x 15.5 cm (7 1/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.997

Medium or Technique

Enamel, wood, tortoise shell, ivory

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Enamels

Portrait head of Claudius Caesar crowned with laurel; on plaque of dark blue enamel; framed in wood inlaid with tortoise shell and ivory.

Provenance

1898, gift by anonymous donor to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift