Frame, Medallion, Gilt-copper alloy, British

Frame, Medallion

Date:
18th century (?)
Geography:
Made in Egypt
Culture:
British
Medium:
Gilt-copper alloy
Dimensions:
Overall: 2 11/16 x 2 1/4 x 1/4 in. (6.8 x 5.7 x 0.7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.109b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 302
Horace Walpole, Strawberry Hill (sold 11 May, 1842, no. 70); Charles Wentworth Dilke, England (from 1842); Sir Charles W. Dilke, Bart. (by descent until at least 1889); Amedeo Canessa, Paris (sold June 19, 1911); J. Pierpont Morgan (American), London and New York (from 1911)
New Haven, CT. Yale Center for British Art, Yale University. "Horace Walpole's Strawberry Hill," October 15, 2009–January 3, 2010.

London. Victoria and Albert Museum. "Horace Walpole's Strawberry Hill," March 6, 2010–July 4, 2010.