An English relief cast plaster Asclepius keystone
the bearded mask modelled on the tapered keystone,
|Dimensions:||53cm (20¾") High, 38cm (15") Wide|
Eleanor Coade created the famous rusticated stoneware quoins for the Bedford Square development mindful that this most exquisite of London Georgian Squares was conceived for the selling of the houses to the professional classes such as medics. Asclepius is the Greek god of Medicine invoked in the original Hippocratic oath.