Artist:Wedgwood and Sons

Medium: Tinted Stoneware

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1787

Dimensions: 5 3/4 x 6 3/4 in. (14.6 x 17.1 cm)


Accession Number: 64.82.109

Catalogue Description:
Plaque, lateral oval, unframed, blue and cane (or discolored white) jasperware: of "the Dipping of Achilles", depicting a woman (Thetis) in ancient Grecian dress, kneeling on left knee, holding an infant (Achilles) over a fluted font, enclosed by an inner self wreath-frame of leaves and buds. Figures and wreath in molded and applied separate off-white clay elements CONDITION - Good.

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