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Armorial Plate

Painted with grotesques of pairs of winged term figures, griffins and birds, with two coats of arms (possibly Nuremburg) with mantled helms and crests. Back with yellow concentric circles. No marks.

Credit Line

Bequest of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson

Italian (Urbino), about 1580

Object Place

Urbino

Dimensions

Diameter: 9 in., height: 1 in.

Accession Number

1983.69

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware (maiolica)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics