Framed plaque of Prince Albert

Description

A framed circular plaque made from compression moulded bois durci depicting Prince Albert, the husband of Queen Victoria. The portrait is in profile and is surmounted by the words PRINCE ALBERT. A small maker's mark is located just below the portrait.The reverse side of the plaque has the moulded inscription BOIS DURCI. A small, unidentified maker's mark is located just below the portrait. The plaque is framed in a varnished, circular, wooden frame with attached brass hanger. Measurements given are for the framed plaque.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer

Inscriptions

moulded: "BOIS DURCI" (reverse)

Object number

AIBDC : 008698

Date

1855 - 1975 (circa)

Country

Material

plastic
bois durci plaque
wood frame
metal hanger
brass
Dimensions
Depth
20mm
Diameter
158mm

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