plaque

manufacturer: Wedgwood potteries (estab. 1759)

circa 1800
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Description
plaque, celebrating the French Revolution with France shaking hands with Minerva as Goddess of War overlooked by the figure of Faith celebrating the French Revolution, showing France holding a spear or staff surmounted by the Phrygian cap of Liberty, greeting Minerva as Goddess of War, before an altar inscribed "FIDEL PUBL." on which stands the figure of Faith
Maker and role
manufacturer: Wedgwood potteries (estab. 1759)
Production place
Stoke-on-Trent, England
Production date
circa 1800
Media description
stoneware (white jasper, blue jasper, jasper dip, wood, fabric)
Measurements
medallion dia 60 mm
frame 150 x 150 mm
Credit line
purchased with funds provided by the Nina Stanton 18th Century Porcelain Bequest, 2016
formerly the collection of Ross Allan, Melbourne
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
Accession number
A1362

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