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  • Place of origin:

    Pesaro (probably, made)

  • Date:

    about 1873-1912 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Molaroni, Vincenzo, born 1859 - died 1912 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Chertsey Museum

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Flat circular dish with footrim with two pierced suspension holes. The front completely covered with an equestrian battle scene painted in colours. Unmarked.

Place of Origin

Pesaro (probably, made)


about 1873-1912 (made)


Molaroni, Vincenzo, born 1859 - died 1912 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware

Marks and inscriptions

Paper label, printed with 'V. MOLARONI, PESARO'
on back


Diameter: 51.0 cm

Object history note

Transferred from Chertsey Museum, originally acquired in the Tulk Bequest 1956.

Descriptive line

Maiolica dish decorated with equestrian battle scene, Italy, 1850-99

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Minghetti, A. Ceramisti. Milan, 1939, pp295 & 450.

Production Note

Attribution to Molaroni according to paper label on back of dish.


Ceramics Collection

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