Plaquqe with Sulphide of Louis XVIII

Object Name: 
Plaquqe with Sulphide of Louis XVIII

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Object Name: 
Plaquqe with Sulphide of Louis XVIII
Maker(s): 
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
84.3.373
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 21 cm, W: 15.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1820-1840
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Jokelson
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; cut; molded, encased sulphide; stamped metal; wood; fabric. Flat, rectangular plaque, polished flat on the front and back; enclosing a molded white sulphide portrait bust of a man in military uniform, facing dexter; incised on the reverse in script "Brachard ft"; in a crude octagonal wood frame, covered on the front with dark red-orange velvet and with stamped frame surrounded by foliage, flowers and scrolls; back covered with magenta silk damask; small brass loop for hanging.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Jokelson, Mrs. Paul, Source
1984
Jokelson, Paul ((d. 2002)), Source
1984