Plaque: Jenny Lind
Overall: 5 x 9 x 1/2 in. ( 12.7 x 22.9 x 1.3 cm )
relief: on sphere at base of plaque: "JENNY LIND"
Ornamental plaque made of gilded brass with three-quarter length portrait of Jenny Lind in ornately framed oval cartouche at the center of a horizontal banner with ends terminating in scrolls.
According to the accession records, this ornamental plaque was meant to adorn the cornice of a building.
Gift of Leonidas Westervelt
The Jenny Lind Collection of Leonidas Westervelt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.