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Plate

Date:
ca. 1530
Culture:
Italian, Deruta
Medium:
Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware)
Dimensions:
Overall (confirmed): 3 3/8 x 17 1/2 in. (8.6 x 44.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, by exchange, 1965
Accession Number:
65.6.13
Not on view
Inscription: (On lustre scroll, in blue) RAR.SEGRETO.EMOLTO.ACETO ADIO [Much bitterness is rarely secret before God]

Marking: On underside, in center of foot (see catalogue cards).
Miller V. Aichholz ; Charles Mannheim ; Walter von Pannwitz (by 1925) ; [ his collection through Stiebel Ltd. , sold to MMA ]
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