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Medusa

A work made of stoneware (jasperware), gilded wooden frame.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of stoneware (jasperware), gilded wooden frame.

Date:

1775/80

Artist:

Wedgwood Manufactory
England, founded 1759
Modeled by John Flaxman, Jr.
English, 1755-1826
Etruria, Staffordshire, England

About this artwork

On View

Applied Arts of Europe, Gallery 232

Artist

Wedgwood Manufactory (Manufacturer)

Title

Medusa

Origin

Etruria

Date

1775–1780

Medium

Stoneware (jasperware), gilded wooden frame

Inscriptions

Mark: "Wedgwood /& Bentley" impressed

Dimensions

25.9 × 26 × 0.8 cm (10 3/16 × 10 1/4 × 5/16 in.)

Credit Line

The Frank W. Gunsaulus Collection of Old Wedgwood

Reference Number

1912.1014

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