Small, oval intaglio of black basalt with the portrait of either Julia Augusta, daughter of Augustus, or Julia Flavia, daughter of Titus, to right, with elaborate hairstyle, drapery, and pearl necklace and earrings.

Julia Augusta (39 BCE – 14) OR Julia Flavia (64 – 91)

Wedgwood

1780-1785

  • Titles Julia Augusta (39 BCE - 14) OR Julia Flavia (64 - 91) (Descriptive)
  • Artist Wedgwood, England, est. 1759
  • Medium stoneware (black basalt)
  • Credit Line Collection of the Art Fund, Inc. at the Birmingham Museum of Art; The Buten Wedgwood Collection, gift through the Wedgwood Society of New York, AFI.1874.2008
  • Object Name intaglio
  • Classification Medals