Portrait Medallion of Napoleon I Portrait Medallion
This is a portrait medallion. It was manufactured by Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory and subject: Napoleon Bonaparte. It is dated 1865 and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is hard paste biscuit, gold, metal. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
This object was
Sarah Cooper Hewitt.
It is credited
Bequest of Sarah Cooper Hewitt.
It has the following markings
Reverse:  "S.65" within pill-shaped mark, stamped in green  "h B" (?), incised  marks written in pencil (illegible)
It is signed
It is inscribed
Cite this object as
Portrait Medallion of Napoleon I Portrait Medallion; Manufactured by Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory (France); hard paste biscuit, gold, metal; Bequest of Sarah Cooper Hewitt; 1931-6-35