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Bust of Admiral George Dewey

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CULTURE American
MEDIUM Glass
  • Place Manufactured: United States
  • DATES 1899
    DIMENSIONS 3 1/2 x 3 7/8 x 3 7/8 in. (8.9 x 9.8 x 9.8 cm)
    INSCRIPTIONS Molded on top of base, below portrait bust: "DEWEY"
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    ACCESSION NUMBER 40.266
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Mrs. William Greig Walker by subscription
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION White milk glass molded into the shape of portrait bust of Admiral Dewey supported by a shallow round base; hollow inside. CONDITION: Good; several cracks around edge of base and crack in proper right eyebrow.
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