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Minerva

Black bust of Minerva, Wedgwood. Black basalt bust with scale and rope-tied dress, drapery on left shoulder; helmet with rams' heads; looking slightly down. Screwed to circular plinth. Names incised on back.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

English, about 1790

Object Place

England

Accession Number

53.116

Medium or Technique

Stoneware (basaltware)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics