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Medallion of Psyche: C.112B-1961

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Object information

Titles

Medallion of Psyche

Maker(s)

Wedgwood (Factory)

Description

Jasper, white with pale blue wash and white relief, with bevelled slate backing. Circular with standing, winged female figure holding up a drape.

Notes

History note: Unknown before testator

Legal notes

L.C.G. Clarke Bequest, 1960

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 4.8 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Etruria ⪼ Staffordshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Late 18th century
George III
Circa 1780 - 1800 1800

Note

Josiah Wedgwood or Wedgwood & Byerley

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
  • Factory mark

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: C.112B-1961
Primary reference Number: 11455
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 10 July 2017 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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