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Sacrificial scene, cameo
(late 18th century)

Medium
stoneware (green jasper dip with black)
Measurements
0.3 × 5.2 × 2.5 cm
Place/s of Execution
Staffordshire, England
Inscription
impressed in rear c.: WEDGWOOD / O
Accession Number
D35-1994
Department
International Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Mrs Norma Deutsher, Governor, 1994
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Oval medallion with composite classical scene including a sacrifice. White relief on green with a black border and lapidary polish relief on green, with a black border and a lapidary polish.