Plaque with Sulphide of Charles X

Object Name: 
Plaque with Sulphide of Charles X

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Object Name: 
Plaque with Sulphide of Charles X
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
84.3.88
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 10 cm, W: 6.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1824-1830
Credit Line: 
Clara S. Peck Endowment
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass, white sulphide; encased, cut, molded sulphide, gilt cast metal mount. Flat, oval shape, with polished flat face, cut notched rim, cut star on the back; enclosing a molded sulphide portrait bust (Charles X), facing dexter; cast gilt metal hanger formed of overlapping leaves, with beaded, bulbous post, pierced, with loose ring for hanging.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Peck, Clara S., Source
1984-04-06
Lyons, Louis, Source
1984-04-06