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  • Place of origin:

    Faenza (made)

  • Date:

    1550-1560 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 40, shelf 3

Place of Origin

Faenza (made)


1550-1560 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware


Diameter: 27 cm

Object history note

Formerly Bernal Collection.

Purchase price note: Bought for £6 10s.

Descriptive line

Fruttiera, dish depicting Cupid holding a small fruttiera, made in Faenza, Italy, 1550-1560, 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 Cupid holding a small fruttiera
Made in Faenza, Italy 1550-1560
Tin-glazed earthenware

1807-1855 Formerly Bernal Collection [16/07/2008]

Production Note

J Mallet, 25/04/2003
Shape slightly deeper than usual fruttiere.


Ceramics; Maiolica


Ceramics Collection

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