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  • Place of origin:

    Cafaggiolo (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1515 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 145, case 36, shelf 2

Place of Origin

Cafaggiolo (possibly, made)


ca. 1515 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware


Diameter: 27.5 cm

Object history note

Formerly Bernal Collection.

Purchase price note: Bought for £4 15s.

Descriptive line

Dish depicting 'Bella', portrait of lady in profile, possibly made in Cafaggiolo, Italy, about 1515, tin-glazed earthenware

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

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

Labels and date

Dish depicting Bella', portrait of lady in profile
Made in Possibly Cafaggiolo, Italy About 1515
Tin-glazed earthenware

1778-1855 Formerly Bernal Collection [16/07/2008]

Subjects depicted

Profiles (figures)


Ceramics; Maiolica


Ceramics Collection

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