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Parthenon chimney ornament
  • England, United Kingdom
  • Parthenon chimney ornament, 1800s
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • earthenware
  • Gift from the Virginia Conklin Wood Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1978.0164
Description

Small cream colored chimney ornament of a structure with a stepped base and lots of columns around the perimeter (identified as the Parthenon). There are relief designs in the triangular portion on the ends of the roof. The top of the roof has a rectangular pattern.