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Rectangular tablet: Death of a Roman Warrior

English (Staffordshire)
about 1782
Manufactured by Wedgwood Manufactory (Staffordshire, England)


Place of Manufacture: Staffordshire, England

Dimensions

Overall: 27 x 48.9 cm (10 5/8 x 19 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2005.1

Medium or Technique

Black basaltware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Rectangular plaque depicting in relief a procession of soldiers dressed in Roman gear carrying a fallen person. It looks like a possible repair to one of the protruding legs.

Inscription

No inscriptions

Signed

No signatures

Markings

"WEDGWOOD" stamped or incised underneath protruding ground plane that soldiers stand on.

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Frank C. Doble