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Wax Relief Portrait

1921.290 (RS5025)

Description

White wax relief portrait of a man set behind glass in a square hinged red leather covered case with red velvet lining and two metal eye and hook fasteners.

Details

Maker
Hughes, Robert Ball (Sculptor)
Date
1841
Location of origin
Boston, Mass (origin)
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SCULPTURE
sculpture (visual work)
People and organizations
Winthrop, Robert Charles, Mr., 1809-1884
Dimensions
5 5/8 in x 4 7/8 in x 1 1/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1921.290
GUSN
103792
Reference Notes
"Old Time New England," vol. XIII No. 1 (July 1922).

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