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Plaque of Claudius Caesar

French (Limoges)
second half of 17th century
Possibly workshop of Jacques I Laudin (French, 1617 - 1695), Possibly workshop of Jacques II Laudin (French, 1663 - 1729)


Object Place: Europe, France (?)

Dimensions

Overall: 7.5 x 5.7cm (2 15/16 x 2 1/4in.) Framed: 13.6 x 11.9 cm (5 3/8 x 4 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

84.397

Medium or Technique

Enamel on copper

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Enamels

Vertical oval of copper; black ground surrounded by gold band; bust in profile facubg to right in white and wearing a green laurel wreath; inscription in gold latters.

Inscription

Gummed MFA label on back with former enamel catalog number "3".
Remnants of paper label across upper half of back.

Credit Line

Gift of Nathan Appleton