London, South Kensington
1 November 2001
A Wedgwood pale-blue jasper rectangular plaque
applied in white relief with 'The Birth and Dipping of Achilles' after Camillo Pacetti, , impressed mark, 19th century (minor firing specks), the plaque -- 44cm. x 14cm., framed and glazed
Sir John Frankland Payne-Gallwey, Thirkleby Park.
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According to the paper label this plaque came from the Library fireplace at Thirkleby Park, Thirk, Yorkshire.
Cf.Robin Reilly, Wedgwood (1989), Vol. I, p. 599, pl. 876.
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