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Medallion

English
about 1780-1785
Made at Wedgwood Manufactory (Staffordshire, England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

21.2 x 28.1 cm (8 3/8 x 11 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

96.826

Medium or Technique

Stoneware (jasperware)

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Stoneware

Relief of woman holding fruit with outstretched right arm, and floating in the air with drapery trailing behind her, “The Herculaneum Dancer”. Black basalt relief on an oval terracotta-color (“rosso antico”) ground.

Markings

Impressed mark WEDGWOOD

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Richard Baker