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Plaque

  • Place of origin:

    Netherlands (made)

  • Date:

    second half 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware and modelled

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by Lt. Col. K. Dingwall, DSO with Art Fund support

  • Museum number:

    C.83-1911

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Plaque of brown earthenware modelled in relief with the subject of the Last Supper within a Dutch inscription. Christ and the twelve disciples are seated round a table with buildings behind them.

Place of Origin

Netherlands (made)

Date

second half 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware and modelled

Marks and inscriptions

'MCCCCCXXX'
Date impressed in Gothic characters below the image of the Last Supper

'Die mijn vlees eet en de meins bloct drinct is in meig en de ic in hem'
Impressed round the rim in Gothic characters

Dimensions

Diameter: 31.4 cm

Descriptive line

Plaque of brown earthenware modelled in relief with the subject of the Last Supper, Netherlands, second half of 19th centry.

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Modelled

Subjects depicted

Table; Buildings; Disciples

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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