figure group

manufacturer: unknown

circa 1855
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figure group (Minerva with her attributes shield and helmet, owl and book) Minerva, with shield and helmet, seated on rocky outcrop with putto and animals Minerva / Athena (Greek / Roman) Goddess of wisdom and learning, is seated on rocks, surrounded by her attributes the owl, book and architectural plinth, and with a putto at her feet.
Maker and role
manufacturer: unknown
Production place
Staffordshire potteries district, Staffordshire, England
Production date
circa 1855
Media description
earthenware, glazed
252 x 159 x 277 mm
Credit line
Foundation Collection, 1989
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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