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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Gubbio (made)

  • Date:

    1870-1877 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware, moulded, painted in colours

  • Museum number:

    705-1877

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 36, shelf 5

Physical description

Dish of tin-glazed earthenware, round moulded form with raised centre, painted in colours with a Roman cavalry combat.

Place of Origin

Gubbio (made)

Date

1870-1877 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware, moulded, painted in colours

Dimensions

Diameter: 28.9 cm

Object history note

Bought from the art dealer William Campbell Spence, Florence in 1877. William Campbell Spence (1849-1927 living at 6, Via Micheli, Florence, Italy) was the son of William Blundell Spence (1814-1900) a painter, art collector and dealer.

Descriptive line

Dish, tin-glazed earthenware painted in colours, made at Gubbio, Italy, 1870-77

Materials

Earthenware; Tin glaze

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Moulded

Subjects depicted

Cavalries; Battle

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware; Maiolica

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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