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GLAZED EARTHENWARE ORNAMENT (ANTEFIX ?)

Not antique.

Terracotta, glazed

Height: 18cm
Width: 21cm
Thickness: 12cm

Museum number: M457

Vermeule catalogue number: Vermeule 485help-vermeule-catalogue-number

Curatorial note

While probably considered a classical antiquity by Soane, this curiosity must be placed with the British later (?) medieval objects.

Provenance help-art-provenance

Dug up, four feet below the surface of the ground, when forming the Foundations of Trinity Church, St. Marlebone, 18.III.1826.


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