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Medallion of Charles I: C.8E-1975

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Object information

Titles

Medallion of Charles I

Maker(s)

Doubtful Wedgwood (Factory)

Description

Jasper, solid pale blue with white relief. Circular, the front with raised edge, the reverse with circular depression. Charles I in profile to left. On the reverse, in the centre, impressed '25' surrounded by a slightly raised circle.

Notes

History note: Unknown before donor

Legal notes

Given by B. E. Bonnet

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 4.1 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Etruria ⪼ Staffordshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1975-03-20) by Bonnett, B. E.

Dating

1780 CE - 1880 CE

Note

Perhaps Josiah Wedgwood

People, subjects and objects depicted

Components of the work

Relief

Materials used in production

Jasper ware

Techniques used in production

Moulding : Jasper, solid pale blue with moulded and applied white relief

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: catalogue number '25' surrounded by a slightly raised circle

  • Text: 25
  • Location: Centre of reverse
  • Method of creation: Impressed
  • Type: Mark
  • Text: CHAS. I
  • Location: On reverse
  • Method of creation: In pencil
  • Type: Inscription

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.8E-1975
Primary reference Number: 11635
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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