Medallion Portrait of Elizabeth Gordon

Object Name: 
Medallion Portrait of Elizabeth Gordon

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Object Name: 
Medallion Portrait of Elizabeth Gordon
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
68.2.5
Dimensions: 
Overall W: 12.8 cm, L: 15.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1795
Primary Description: 
Opaque white lead glass; cast. Dark grey oval panel with applied (cemented?) white relief-molded portrait of a woman, looking right, with long, curly hair, with a ribbon tied around the forehead, and wearing a soft dress; impressed "ELIZABETH GORDON / 1795" and "Tassie F" on the shoulder; in an oval black and gold frame with glass cover; brass loop for hanging.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Davis, Cecil, Source
1968-03-14
Inscription: 
Tassie F
Inscription
ELIZABETH GORDON / 1795
Inscription; Date