Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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portrait plaque
  • Josiah Wedgwood & Sons Ltd.
    founded 1759
  • portrait plaque, late 1800s early 1900s
  • Where object was made: Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • jasperware, porcelain
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 11.3 x 8.9 x 0.6 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 4 7/16 x 3 1/2 x 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3431
Description

Jasperware portrait plaque has a blue background and bust of man shown in profile wearing a military uniform and set in white relief. Man wears a coat with threads on shoulders and a shirt with ruffle design.