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  • Place of origin:

    Deruta (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1510-1520 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware with lustre decoration

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

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

Place of Origin

Deruta (made)


ca. 1510-1520 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware with lustre decoration

Marks and inscriptions

Latin. Painted on scroll on plate face


Diameter: 42 cm

Object history note

Purchase: Soulages Collection.

Descriptive line

Dish depicting a lady in dress of the period, 'MEMENTO MEI' painted on scroll, made in Deruta, about 1510-20, tin-glazed earthenware with lustre decoration

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

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

Labels and date

Dish depicting a lady in dress of the period
Made in Deruta, Italy about 1510-20
Inscription: 'MEMENTO MEI'
Tin-glazed earthenware with lustre decoration

7162-1860 Soulages Collection [16/07/2008]

Production Note

John Mallet, 16/03/04
Blue/white border with usual blue stripes. With original suspension holes. Inscribed on scroll MEMENTO MEI


Ceramics; Maiolica


Ceramics Collection

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