Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Josiah Wedgwood & Sons Ltd.
    founded 1759
  • plaque, late 1700s
  • Where object was made: Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • porcelain
  • Object Length/Width: 11 x 8.7 cm
    Object Length/Width: 4 5/16 x 3 3/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3434
Label Text

Oval shaped plaque featuring a winged figure. Figure's hair is wearing a wreath of flowers, with hair long and curly, and a wrap with midsection exposed. Figure is playing what appears to be horns or possibly flutes that are held in each hand. Background in blue and figure in white.