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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Gubbio (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1525-1535 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    tin-glazed earthenware embossed and lustred

  • Museum number:

    8935-1863

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 39, shelf 2

Physical description

Moulded bowl on low foot; tin-glazed overall. Painted in blue, red and yellow lustre.
The centre contains clasped hands with a fire beneath and a pierced heart above. The border is of moulded leaves and fruit on a white background outlined and shaded with blue. The reverse is plain.

Place of Origin

Gubbio (made)

Date

ca. 1525-1535 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

tin-glazed earthenware embossed and lustred

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 cm, Depth: 4.6 cm

Descriptive line

Moulded dish, tin-glazed earthenware, lustred, Gubbio, ca. 1520-1530

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Lustre

Subjects depicted

Leaves; Pierced; Fruit

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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