Duke of Wellington Portrait Bronze Bust Plaque Circa 1840Duke of Wellington Portrait Bronze Bust Plaque Circa 1840Duke of Wellington Portrait Bronze Bust Plaque Circa 1840Duke of Wellington Portrait Bronze Bust Plaque Circa 1840Duke of Wellington Portrait Bronze Bust Plaque Circa 1840

Duke of Wellington portrait bronze bust plaque circa 1840. These busts were made between 1825 and 1855. The portrait is a finely detailed profile of the Duke of Wellington in his full dress uniform. Very three dimensional with nice aged patina. The dark color at temple ant eye are very exaggerated in photos. The plaque has two metal posts on back with a screw for mounting onto back for framing. Plaque can be displayed as is or mounted and framed. Would look well in a study or bookshelf.

The Duke of Wellington defeated Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo. The Iron Duke was born in 1769 and died in 1852.

Date: 1825-1855

Marks: None

Size: Approximately 7 1/2 inches tall x 4 3/4 inches wide

Condition: Excellent condition with aged patina. Brightness on areas of highlight. Screw for mounting. Dark areas are very exaggerated in photos and are much less demarcated in person.

Item ID: 49NL2-4965


Fisher London Antique shop had a similar item which sold and dated it to 1825-1855

Duke of Wellington Portrait Bronze Bust Plaque Circa 1840

$195 USD

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