Medallion

English
about 1775-1780
Josiah Wedgwood & Thomas Bentley, active 1768–1780, Modeled by William Hackwood


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

6.9 x 8.3 cm (2 11/16 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

96.815

Medium or Technique

Stoneware (Jasperware)

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Stoneware

Jasper ware; “Marriage of Cupid and Psyche,” in white relief on blue ground. Modeled after the cameo of the 1st century A.D. that was formerly in the Marlborough collection and now in the collection of the MFA, Boston.

Markings

Impressed mark: WEDGWOOD & BENTLEY

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Richard Baker