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Portrait of Sir William Herschel

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Portrait of Herschel; sage green jasper, white relief, gilt frame. Mark: WEDWOOD.

Credit Line

Bequest of George Washington Wales

Medallion

1783

Object Place

England

Dimensions

10 x 13 cm (3 15/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

03.272

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery