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Dish

Date:
ca. 1500–1510
Culture:
Italian, Deruta
Medium:
Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware)
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 3/8 × 8 5/8 in. (3.5 × 21.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1946
Accession Number:
46.85.40
Not on view
Inscription: Old yellow paster on back: 106 [missing]

Marking: On underside in blue enamel: P
J. Pierpont Morgan , London and New York (until d. 1913; to his son, J. P. Morgan) ; by descent, J. P. Morgan Jr. , New York (1913–16; on loan to MMA 1914–16 [PM2189]; sold to Duveen as part of the Morgan collection ["Morgan Majolica" no. 96]); [ Duveen Brothers , New York, 1916; sold to Schiff ] ; Mortimer L. Schiff , New York (1916–d. 1931; on loan to MMA 1917–19; to his son, John); by descent, John M. Schiff , New York (1931–46; on loan to MMA 1937–46, on view 1937–41; his sale, Parke-Bernet, New York, May 4, 1946, no. 106; sold for $475 plus $23.75 commission to French and Company); [ French and Co., New York , as agent for MMA, 1946 ]
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