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1971.835 (RS117815)

Description

Plaque of Cupid and Psyche molded in high relief on terra-cotta ground. Gilt Greek key border.

Details

Maker
P. Ipsen (Manufacturer)
Date
1850-1870
Inscriptions
"P. Ipsen / Kjobenhavn / 388" (impressed)
Location of origin
Denmark
Associated Building
Original To Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
ceramic (material)
gilding
terracotta (clay material)
Object type
Ceremonial Artifact
Places
Copenhagen (København commune, Denmark)
Descriptive terms
ceramic (material)
Classical
Classical Figure
Cupid
gilding
Love
Plaque
plaques (flat objects)
Psyche
sculpture (visual work)
terracotta (clay material)
Dimensions
8 3/4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.835
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5529

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