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: 
68.2.7 B
Dimensions: 
Overall W: 10 cm, L: 12.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1796
Primary Description: 
Opaque white lead glass; cast. Oval form, with relief-molded bust-length portrait of a woman looking right, with long, curly hair, with a ribbon tied around the forehead; wearing a soft dress; impressed "ELIZABETH GORDON / 1795" and "Tassie F" on the shoulder; reverse relatively flat and shiny, partly ground; edge ground and chamfered; black-painted molded oval wood frame with brass loop for hanging.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Davis, Cecil, Source
1968-03-14
Inscription: 
ELIZABETH GORDON / 1795
Inscription; Date
Tassie F
Signature