Lithopane

Lithopane
Title
Lithopane
Date 
1850-1875
Medium 
Porcelain
Dimensions 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 5 1/2 x 1/8 in. ( 13.3 x 14 x 0.3 cm )
Description 
Translucent white bisque porcelain lithopane; trapezoidal panel with framed negative relief image of girl on settee (possibly in stage coach or railroad carriage).
Credit Line 
Gift of Elizabeth and Katherine Beebe
Object Number 
1942.292d
Marks 
impressed: on obverse: "PPM 87"
Gallery Label 
According to the accession records, this originally belonged to Mrs. William Jackson Beebe, circa 1860.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group