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Dish with arms of the Vitelli family

Artist:
Possibly Nicola Francioli, called Co (Italian, active Gubbio, between 1489 and 1496–at least 1565)
Date:
ca. 1520–30
Culture:
Italian, Deruta
Medium:
Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware)
Dimensions:
Overall (confirmed): 3 1/2 × 16 1/8 in. (8.9 × 41 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Gift of V. Everit Macy, in memory of his wife, Edith Carpenter Macy, 1927
Accession Number:
27.97.16
Not on view
[ Alessandro Imbert , Rome, until 1906 or 1907; sold to Macy ] ; V. Everit Macy , New York and Tannersville, NY (1906 or 1907–27; on loan to MMA 1907–27)
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