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Plate

Date:
ca. 1520
Culture:
Italian, Deruta
Medium:
Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware)
Dimensions:
Overall (confirmed): 3 3/8 x 15 3/4 in. (8.6 x 40 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, by exchange, 1965
Accession Number:
65.6.11
Not on view
Inscription: (On lustre scroll, in blue) OFACIES. OCVLIS.INSIDIOSA.MEIS.FIAT.VOLVNTAS.TVA; (on border to each side, in blue) PVRITA [purity (twice)])
Walter von Pannwitz (by 1925) ; [ his collection through Stiebel Ltd. , sold to MMA ]
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