Dish, Follower of Fra Xanto Avelli da Rovigo (ca. 1486–1582), Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware), Italian, Urbino

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 × 19 1/2 in. (5.1 × 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

Scratched in the glaze, on underside of rim, at top of the composition: 24 and monogram af (Andrew Fountaine inventory number)
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)