Drapery Ornament (one of a set of four)

  • Unidentified (American), Drapery Ornament (one of a set of four), ca. 1860-1870, metal: bronze/gilded, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Miss Ellen R. Wheeler, 1970.314.4

Title
Drapery Ornament (one of a set of four)
Artist
Date
ca. 1860-1870
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
no measurements available
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Miss Ellen R. Wheeler

Mediums Description
metal: bronze/gilded
Classifications
Keywords
  • Figure – head
Object Number
1970.314.4
Palette
Linked Open Data
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