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Wax Relief Portrait

1938.1346 (RS5150)

Description

Modeled wax relief portrait of a Roman emperor set on black velvet in a deep rectangular veneered wood frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Inscriptions
Paper label 1: "N167 / UR"
Paper label 2: "[illegible] / B.H.4 / No 10 / AMERICANS" (Paper label)
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SCULPTURE
sculpture (visual work)
Dimensions
7 in x 5 3/4 in x 3/4 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1938.1346
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
103870

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