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Relief Sculpture/Wall Ornament

1971.1779 (RS118395)

Description

A white circular disk, with a molded frieze of classical figures around a central raised circle, containing a lyre and putti.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1991
Location of origin
Europe
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
plaster
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Classical
Classical Figure
figure- and animal-derived motifs
figures (representations)
Frieze
Lyre
lyres
plaster
Plaster
Putti
putti (motifs)
reliefs (sculptures)
Sculpture
sculpture (visual work)
Dimensions
0.25 (W), 13.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1779
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12670

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