Dish

1559-1565 (made)
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On display at V&A South Kensington
Glass, Room 131
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Dish; diamond engraved glass, opaque white threads, cold-painted and gilt. Traces of the cold decoration show the arms of the Medici Pope Pius IV.


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Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Diamond-engraved glass, with opaque white threads, cold-painted and gilded
Brief Description
Dish, diamond engraved glass, Italy (Venice), ca. 1560-65
Physical Description
Dish; diamond engraved glass, opaque white threads, cold-painted and gilt. Traces of the cold decoration show the arms of the Medici Pope Pius IV.
Dimensions
  • Maximum width: 27.0cm
Style
Gallery Label
Traces of the cold decoration show the arms of the Medici Pope Pius IV (1559-1565)
Credit line
Wilfred Buckley Collection
Production
Traces of the cold decoration show the arms of the Medici Pope Pius IV (1559-1565)
Subject depicted
Bibliographic References
  • Cf. a group of dishes in Klesse/Mayr 1987, pp. 25-27, some with diamond-engraved arms of Pius IV or Medici/Orsini arms. Cf. another plate in the Musée Ariana, Baumgartner 1995, p. 36-37, cat. 9
  • A.E. Engels-de Lange and A.J. Engels, 'A goblet and twelve plates from the mid-16th century', in: Annales du 13e Congres de l'Association Internationale pour l'Histoire du Verre, Netherlands 1995, pp. 381-388
  • A.E. Engels-de Lange and A.J. Engels, 'A goblet and twelve plates from the mid- 16th century', in: Op ien kusjenaen weerszijen: the collection Engels-de Lange, Exhibition catalogue, Frides Lameris Art and Antiques, Amsterdam 2015, pp. 64-71
Other Number
8437 - Glass gallery number
Collection
Accession Number
C.178-1936

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record createdDecember 13, 1997
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