Bust of Admiral George Dewey
Decorative Arts and Design
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
3 1/2 x 3 7/8 x 3 7/8 in. (8.9 x 9.8 x 9.8 cm) (show scale)
Molded on top of base, below portrait bust: "DEWEY"
Gift of Mrs. William Greig Walker by subscription
White milk glass molded into the shape of portrait bust of Admiral Dewey supported by a shallow round base; hollow inside.
CONDITION: Good; several cracks around edge of base and crack in proper right eyebrow.
American. Bust of Admiral George Dewey, 1899. Glass, 3 1/2 x 3 7/8 x 3 7/8 in. (8.9 x 9.8 x 9.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. William Greig Walker by subscription, 40.266. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 40.266.jpg)
overall, 40.266.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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