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Title Europe Figure
Reference 7885
Library Plymouth Museum and Art Gallery
Date 1760-1763
Description Book represents seat of learning. Suit of armour represents military power (as opposed to the basic tools and weapons of Africa). Paint palette represents seat of art. Globe, horse and cannon represent the imperial power of Europe.
Document Type 360 Object
Primary Commodity Porcelain
Theme Art and Literature; Social Practice
Keywords fancy goods, ceramic, fashion, craft, artisan, glaze, enamel, gilding
Region Europe
Places England, London
Company or Organisation Vauxhall Porcelain
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