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Medallion of Psyche: C.111-1961

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Medallion of Psyche

Maker(s)

Factory: Wedgwood, Josiah

Entities

Categories

Description

Jasper, white with pale green wash on both sides, and white relief. Oval, with a winged female figure holding up a drape.

Notes

History note: Unknown before testator

Measurements and weight

Height: 6.0 cm
Width: 4.3 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Etruria ⪼ Staffordshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1960) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray

Dating

George III
Circa 1780 CE - 1795 CE

School or Style

Neoclassical

People, subjects and objects depicted

Components of the work

Relief

Materials used in production

Jasper ware

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: WEDGWOOD
  • Location: On the back
  • Method of creation: Impressed
  • Type: Mark

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.111-1961
Primary reference Number: 11446
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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