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Bust: George Washington (1732-1799)

Bust: George Washington (1732-1799)
Bust: George Washington (1732-1799)
Title
Bust: George Washington (1732-1799)
Date 
ca. 1818
Medium 
Earthenware
Dimensions 
Overall: 8 1/2 x 5 5/8 x 3 1/8 in. ( 21.6 x 14.3 x 7.9 cm )
Description 
Earthenware bust of George Washington in blue coat, yellow waistcoat, and white jabot; black base; circular medallion on back of bust contains impressed inscription.
Credit Line 
Bequest of Charles Allen Munn
Object Number 
1924.56
Marks 
impressed: on back of bust: "WASHINGTON/Born---1732/Died---1799/ENOCH WOOD, SCULP./1818" impressed: on back of base: "394"
Gallery Label 
See Portraits in Pottery by Albert Lee, pp 246ff.
Provenance 
The Collection of Charles Allen Munn
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group