The Nativity

Artist: Painted by Fra Xanto Avelli da Rovigo (ca. 1486–1582)
Date: 1538
Culture: Italian, Urbino (lustred in Gubbio)
Medium: Maiolica (tin-enameled earthenware), lustered
Dimensions: H. 2 in. (5.1 cm), Diam. 10-1/2 in. (26.7 cm)
Classification: Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line: Gift of V. Everit Macy, in memory of his wife, Edith Carpenter Macy, 1927
Accession Number: 27.97.36

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