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Escutcheon (England), ca. 1845

This is a Escutcheon. It was designed by A.W.N. Pugin. It is dated ca. 1845 and we acquired it in 1975. Its medium is brass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Museum purchase from General Acquisitions Endowment.

Its dimensions are

Overall: 15.6 x 5.2 cm (6 1/8 x 2 1/16 in.)

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Escutcheon (England), ca. 1845; Designed by A.W.N. Pugin (English, 1812–1852); brass; Overall: 15.6 x 5.2 cm (6 1/8 x 2 1/16 in.); Museum purchase from General Acquisitions Endowment; 1975-72-2

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