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Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Nuremberg (made)

  • Date:

    late 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lead-glazed earthenware with applied decoration moulded in low relief and painted in colours

  • Museum number:

    809-1902

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 52, shelf 1

Physical description

Plate of lead-glazed earthenware with applied decoration moulded in low relief and painted in colours. In the middle is the legend of the Virgin and the unicorn. Circular with a sunken middle. Rim is decorated with a repeated design of foliated scrolls.

Place of Origin

Nuremberg (made)

Date

late 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Lead-glazed earthenware with applied decoration moulded in low relief and painted in colours

Dimensions

Diameter: 35.6 cm

Object history note

Register note: made by Fleischmann, no other information.

Descriptive line

Plate of lead-glazed earthenware with applied decoration moulded and painted in colours, Nuremberg, late 19th century

Materials

Lead-glaze; Earthenware

Techniques

Applied; Moulded; Painted

Subjects depicted

Foliate; Unicorn

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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