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Portrait Medallion of Nicolas-Charles Seringe (1776-1858): M.17-2015

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Portrait Medallion of Nicolas-Charles Seringe (1776-1858)


Sculptor: Chinard, Joseph




Portrait medallion of Nicolas-Charles Seringe in alabaster relief on slate backing, in a circular wooden frame.

Legal notes

Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor Bequest through The Art Fund

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 11.7 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2015-04-27) by Batchelor, Ivor, Sir and Lady


19th century
Production date: AD 1812

School or Style


Components of the work

Frame composed of wood
Backing composed of slate

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Charles/Seringe/1812
  • Location: On reverse of medallion
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.17-2015
Primary reference Number: 201852
Former loan number: AAL.259-2006
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 18 June 2015 Updated: Wednesday 4 March 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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