Elgin Marbles (reproduction)
Plaster and stone with rosewood box
Overall: 2 1/2 x 9 9/16 x 1/4 in. ( 6.4 x 24.3 x 0.6 cm )
signed: front of relief: "HENNING F 1820 14 NORTH HENNING LONDON 1820" INSCRIBED: each piece is marked with position: "14 NORTH, 11 NORTH, W 6, ETC"
Bas-relief box with eight flat drawers containing plaster reproduction of the Parthenon frieze.
The donor claimed that this set of plaques had been in his family for many years, and that "many people of intellectual tastes owned similar sets."
Gift of Misses Gertrude, Elizabeth, and Mr. William Harrison
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.