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Dish

Artist:
Follower of Fra Xanto Avelli da Rovigo (ca. 1486–1582)
Date:
1530–45
Culture:
Italian, Urbino
Medium:
Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware)
Dimensions:
Overall (confirmed): 2 x 19 1/2 in. (5.1 x 49.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Gift of V. Everit Macy, in memory of his wife, Edith Carpenter Macy, 1927
Accession Number:
27.97.27
Not on view
Inscription: On back, "Arde Troj'a Enea via'l padre porta Historia" (see catalogue cards for exact writing).
Sir Andrew Fountaine (until 1884; Andrew Fountaine collection sale, Christie, Manson & Woods, London, June 16–19, 1884, no. 209); V. Everit Macy (until 1927; to MMA)
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