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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Deruta (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1530 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware

  • Museum number:

    7160-1860

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 38, shelf 7

Place of Origin

Deruta (made)

Date

ca. 1530 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware

Marks and inscriptions

'CHI BE GVIDA SVA BACHA E SEPE IN PORTO'
He who well steers his barque is always in harbour
Italian. Painted on scroll on plate face

Dimensions

Diameter: 43 cm

Object history note

Purchase: Soulages Collection.

Descriptive line

Dish depicting profile of a lady in dress of the period, made in Deruta, Italy, about 1530, 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 profile of a lady in dress of the period
Made in Deruta, Italy about 1530
Inscription: CHI BE GVIDA SVA BACHA E SEPE IN PORTO ("He who steers well his boat is always in harbour")
Tin-glazed earthenware

7160-1860 Soulages Collection [16/07/2008]

Production Note

J Mallet
Yellow lustre, large restoration. Piece of rim missing and reconstructed. 2 pierced holes. Strange lime green back (?), must be in the tin-glaze.

Subjects depicted

Profiles (figures)

Categories

Ceramics; Maiolica

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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