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"Slave-in-Chains" medallion

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Jasper ware; figure of a kneeling slave in chains in black basalt with inscription in white relief around it, on a white medallion; gold wire around edge, and ring.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Richard Baker

English, 1786–87

Object Place

England

Dimensions

Overall: 30 x 28 x 3 mm (1 3/16 x 1 1/8 x 1/8 in.) Height (with hanging loop): 38 mm (1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

96.779

Medium or Technique

Jasperware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery