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  • Place of origin:

    Deruta (made)

  • Date:

    mid 16th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 38, shelf 4

Place of Origin

Deruta (made)


mid 16th century (made)



Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware


Diameter: 42.2 cm, Height: 11.1 cm

Object history note

Delange Collection, Paris.

Purchase price note: Bought for £3 5s.

Descriptive line

Dish depicting bust of a man in Roman armour, made in Deruta, Italy, mid 16th century, tin-glazed earthenware

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

Rackham, Bernard. Catalogue of Italian maiolica. London : H.M.S.O., 1977.
Fiocco, Carola and Gherardi, Gabriella. Una targa della collezione Cora attribuibili alla bottega del Frate da Deruta. Faenza. 1984, LXX, nos.5-6. 412 p., Tav. CXXVb.

Labels and date

Dish depicting bust of a man in Roman armour
Made in Deruta, Italy mid 16th century
Tin-glazed earthenware

2594-1856 Delange Collection [16/07/2008]

Production Note

Deruta, about 1510.

J Mallet
"Mancini style", Il frate workshop.

Subjects depicted



Ceramics; Maiolica


Ceramics Collection

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