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Plaque

Maker:
James Tassie (British, Glasgow, Scotland 1735–1799 London)
Date:
1796
Geography:
Made in London, England
Medium:
Glass paste, wood
Dimensions:
3 1/2 x 2 3/8 in. (8.9 x 6 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1939
Accession Number:
39.188
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Signature: (on tranche of breast, incised) Tassie F.

Inscription: (on tranche of sholder, incised) COUNT RUMFORD / 1769
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