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Portrait Medallion of Napoleon I Portrait Medallion, ca. 1865

This is a portrait medallion. It was manufactured by Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory. It is dated ca. 1865 and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is biscuit porcelain, gold. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Sarah Cooper Hewitt. It is credited Bequest of Sarah Cooper Hewitt.

It has the following markings

Reverse: [1] "S.65" within pill-shaped border, stamped underglaze in green (indicates that object was fired in 1865)

It is signed

Unsigned

It is inscribed

Uninscribed

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Portrait Medallion of Napoleon I Portrait Medallion, ca. 1865; Manufactured by Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory (France); biscuit porcelain, gold; Bequest of Sarah Cooper Hewitt; 1931-6-35

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