European Decorative Arts and Sculpture
Plaque with Portrait of Admiral RodneyMade in Liverpool, England, Europe
Artist/maker unknown, English
Enamel on copper with transfer-printed decoration; metal frame
Currently not on view
1975-140-105The Richard P. Rosenau Collection, 1975
LabelAdmiral Sir George Brydges Rodney (1719-1792) led the British fleet in their victory over the French at the Battle of the Saintes, near Martinique in the West Indies, on April 12, 1782. The battle was part of the American Revolutionary War.