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Wax Relief Portrait

1932.17 (RS5115)

Description

Modeled colored wax portrait of a man facing left wearing a black coat and white collar, set on glass within a deep natural colored wood oval frame behind glass.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1815
Inscriptions
"Christopher Gore / [illegible] governor / of Massachusetts / [illegible]" (Pencil)
Location of origin
Probably Boston, Mass.
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SCULPTURE
sculpture (visual work)
People and organizations
Gore, Christopher, 1758-1827
Dimensions
6 3/8 in x 5 1/2 in x 3/4 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.17
GUSN
103846

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