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Footed dish

Footed dish

  • Place of origin:

    Urbino (made)
    Pesaro (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1545 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 41, shelf 3

Physical description

Dish on low foot depicting Apollo and Marsyas

Place of Origin

Urbino (made)
Pesaro (made)


ca. 1545 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware

Marks and inscriptions

'Marsia et Appollo'
Painted on the back


Diameter: 28.5 cm

Object history note

Purchase: Soulages Collection.

Descriptive line

Dish on low foot depicting Apollo and Marsyas, made in Urbino or Pesaro, about 1545, 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 Apollo and Marsyas
Made in Urbino, ItalyPesaro about 1545
Inscription: 'Marsia et Appollo' [Marsyas and Apollo]
Tin-glazed earthenware

8964-1863 Soulages Collection [16/07/2008]

Production Note

JVG Mallet 25/10/05


Earthenware; Tin glaze




Ceramics; Maiolica


Ceramics Collection

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