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  • Place of origin:

    Faenza (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1540 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case Q1, shelf 3

Place of Origin

Faenza (made)


ca. 1540 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware


Diameter: 29 cm

Object history note

Formerly Bernal Collection.

Purchase price note: Bought for £6 10s.

Descriptive line

Dish depicting Central figure of repentant Mary Magdalene, made in Faenza, Italy, about 1540, tin-glazed earthenware

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Rackham, Bernard. Catalogue of Italian maiolica. London : H.M.S.O., 1977.
Rackham, Bernard. Catalogue of Italian Maiolica, London : H.M.S.O., 1977

Labels and date

Dish depicting Central figure of repentant Mary Magdalene
Made in Faenza, Italy About 1540
Tin-glazed earthenware

1720-1855 Formerly Bernal Collection [16/07/2008]

Production Note

J Mallet, 23/01/2003
Shape similar to 8897-1863, possibly foot has been cut out. Very good glaze.


Ceramics; Maiolica


Ceramics Collection

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