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Charles de Marquetel de Saint-Denis Portrait Medallion, 1767–1780

This is a portrait medallion. It was manufactured by Wedgwood. It is dated 1767–1780 and we acquired it in 1913. Its medium is unglazed stoneware ("black basalt"). It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Leverton Harris. It is credited Gift of Leverton Harris.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 7.6 x 5.8 x 0.6 cm (3 x 2 5/16 x 1/4 in.)

It is signed

Impressed on reverse: Wedgwood & Bentley

It is inscribed

Impressed in lower margin: St. Evremond

Cite this object as

Charles de Marquetel de Saint-Denis Portrait Medallion, 1767–1780; Manufactured by Wedgwood (United Kingdom); unglazed stoneware ("black basalt"); H x W x D: 7.6 x 5.8 x 0.6 cm (3 x 2 5/16 x 1/4 in.); Gift of Leverton Harris; 1913-13-10

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