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Wax Relief Portrait

1931.495 (RS5112)

Description

White wax bas-relief bust length portrait of a man facing left, set in an oval leather hinged case with burgundy velvet lining.

Details

Maker
Possibly Ball, Thomas (Sculptor)
Date
1840-1850
Inscriptions
"probably by Thomas Ball" (Paper label)
Location of origin
Boston, Mass
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SCULPTURE
sculpture (visual work)
Dimensions
6 1/4 in x 5 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1931.495
GUSN
103988

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