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Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy Plaquette

Object Number: 
1945.252
Date: 
After 1847
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/16 x 1 7/16 x 1/8 in. ( 5.6 x 3.7 x 0.3 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: at lower left of field: "LAUER"
Description: 
Bronze struck uniface plaquette depicting bust-length portrait of Mendelssohn, facing right, with dates inscribed above: "GEB.3.FEB.1809-GEST.4.NOV.1847"; inscription in exergue: "FELIX MENDELSSOHN/BARTHOLDY."
Credit Line: 
The Jenny Lind Collection of Leonidas Westervelt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group