Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Plate (one of a set of five)

Date:
19th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Lead-glazed earthenware
Dimensions:
Height: 3/4 in. (1.9 cm);
Diameter: 8 3/16 in. (20.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Bequest of Flora E. Whiting, 1971
Accession Number:
1971.180.158
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed at bottom of circular medallion: Damien Mar des logis au 14e Dragons au combat de / Valselle, va chercher au milieu des ennemis le C.al du 2e Regt Suisse qu'il ramene prisonnier / 25 Mars (?) 1805

Marking: Incised on underside: 22 (incuse)
Flora E. Whiting (until 1971; bequeathed to MMA)
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