Plaque with Sulphide of King George IV

Object Name: 
Plaque with Sulphide of King George IV

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Object Name: 
Plaque with Sulphide of King George IV
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 6 cm, W: 5.8 cm
Not on Display
about 1821
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lucy Smith Battson
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, encased molded sulphide. Flat shape with curved sides; enclosing a small molded white sulphide bust-length portrait of a man, facing sinister (King George IV); molded inscription at the base of the neck "[illegible]DEL"; the reverse side of the sulphide flat.
Battson, Lucy Smith, Former Collection
[illegible] DEL