A glass paste for a Pompey supporter


I don’t usually like to be totally 100% certain about anything, but this one seems pretty dang clear!  (RRC 447/1)


Addendum.  Tassie records a jasper with the same design (no. 2682) in the collection of one Mr. Chracherode.


Second Addendum.  A related glass paste: BM 1814,0704.2253 = ex. Townley coll. = Tassie 1042:


Caduceus replaces sceptre perhaps to lessen regal overtones?  Or simply to mark the coming of good things…



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