Ceramic Wares


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Creation Date: 1769-1780

Measurements: 11 1/4 "

Materials/Techniques: Black Basalt

Inscriptions/Marks: Wedgwood and Bentley

General Note

Each modeled as naked merman perched on rock work encrusted with seaweed and flowers -his legs forming two tails and holding cornucopia in his arms- wavy hair, short beards, heads turned towards each other. Pair of basalts Triton candlesticks by Flaxman---Marked: Wedgwood----C 1775 Height: 11"-- Book:Wedgwood by Wolf Mankowitz, pg 167

Holding Location

Law Library Special Collections, Florida International University (FIU). Spak Inventory # 3

Spak3 front1.JPG (1793 kB)
Spak3 front2.JPG (1760 kB)
Spak3 side2.JPG (1441 kB)
Spak 3-4.JPG (8833 kB)


Black basalt