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Dish

Date:
ca. 1510–20
Culture:
Italian, Deruta
Medium:
Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware)
Dimensions:
Overall (confirmed): 2 7/8 × 16 1/4 in. (7.3 × 41.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1946
Accession Number:
46.85.43
Not on view
Marking: On the reverse, unidentified wax seal of an old collection: beneath a helmet, an escutcheon with three bends.
Mortimer L. Schiff , New York (before 1927–d. 1931; 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. 71; sold for $3,400 plus $170 commission to French and Company); [ French and Co., New York , as agent for MMA, 1946 ]
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