Plate with Lion of Saint Mark

Italian, Deruta

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This plate was made in Umbria for the Venetian market, and is decorated with the arms of the city – the Lion of St. Mark with an open book inscribed PAX TIBI MARCE EVANGELISTA MEUS (Peace be with you, Mark, my Evangelist).

Plate with Lion of Saint Mark, Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware), Italian, Deruta

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