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Medallion with the Dipping of Achilles
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Medallion with the Dipping of Achilles


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description Thetis holds Achilles by the heel as she dippes him into a large vase. A women holding two torches looks on. The symbol of a ram's head is attached to a tree.
Provenance Miss Elisabeth Gilman, before 1948 [mode of acquisition unknown]; The Walters Art Museum, March 1948, by gift.
Inscriptions [Maker's mark] Wedgwood
Credit Gift of Miss Elizabeth Gilman, 1948

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Period
late 18th century (Neoclassical)
Medium
jasperware
(Ceramics)
Accession Number
48.1975
Measurements
H: 1 7/8 in. (4.7 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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