portrait medallion

manufacturer: Wedgwood potteries (estab. 1759);  after a model by: John De Vaere (English, b.1755, d.1830); 

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Portrait medallion (Lord Nelson), oval, of Horatio Viscount Nelson. The portrait shows Nelson after the loss of his right arm (1797) wearing the star and sash of Anthony Knight of the Bath (1791).
Maker and role
manufacturer: Wedgwood potteries (estab. 1759)
after a model by: John De Vaere (English, b.1755, d.1830)
Production place
Stoke-on-Trent, England
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Media description
Jasperware (black basalt)
150 x 120 x 20 mm
Measurement details
height: 150mm
width: 120mm
depth: 20mm
Credit line
purchased with funds provided by the Nina Stanton 18th Century Porcelain Bequest, 2016
Project credit line
This digital record has been made available on TJC Collection Online through a significant donation from the OPENING DOORS fund, the generous support of The Friends of The Johnston Collection, and Digitisation Champion Christine Bell
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