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Prusias I Portrait Medallion, 1767–1780

This is a Portrait medallion. It is dated 1767–1780 and we acquired it in 1913. Its medium is unglazed stoneware ("black basalt"). It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of Leverton Harris.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 5.4 x 4.5 x 0.4 cm (2 1/8 x 1 3/4 x 3/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Impressed on reverse: Prusia

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Prusias I Portrait Medallion, 1767–1780; unglazed stoneware ("black basalt"); H x W x D: 5.4 x 4.5 x 0.4 cm (2 1/8 x 1 3/4 x 3/16 in.); Gift of Leverton Harris; 1913-13-13

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