Vase
The Royal Collection © 2012,
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
RCIN 41369

Vase

1849

Elkington, Mason & Co.

Presented to Queen Victoria

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Prince Albert was fascinated by the electrotyping process and this vase is an electrotype reduction of the second-century marble Townley Vase found by Gavin Hamilton (1723-98) at the villa of Antoninus Pius at Monte Cagnolo. More