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Plaque Against Slavery.
18th c British Neoclassical Applied Arts

Josiah WEDGWOOD (Burslem. Stoke-on-Trent. England., 1730 - 1795, Burslem. Stoke-on-Trent. England.) Primary
1791
18th c
Neoclassical
Plaque
Staffordshire. Great Britain.
London. British Museum.
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"Inscription: Am I not a man and a brother."" The antislavery moverment was gaining strength in England in 1791 when this plaque was created, however slavery was not abolished until 1833. "

Caption: Josiah WEDGWOOD (1730-1792)| Plaque Against Slavery. |British|1791| Staffordshire. Great Britain.

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