Plaque with Sulphide of a Man

Object Name: 
Plaque with Sulphide of a Man

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Object Name: 
Plaque with Sulphide of a Man
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 14.7 cm, W: 11.7 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Jokelson
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; cut; molded, encased sulphide. Flat, oval shape; cut oval ribs on the front; cut field of octagonal tables with cut stars on the reverse; encasing a molded white sulphide male portrait bust, wearing a laurel wreath, facing dexter; serrated rim; two holes for mounting pierced above and below the head.
Jokelson, Mrs. Paul, Source