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Plate

Scalloped rim, white majolica, decorated with blue and puce flowers and two men, one sitting on a chest, smoking and holding a pair of pliers. On back, mark of Grue: Francesco-Antonio, Anastasio, Aurelio and Liborio; sons of Carlantonio Grue.

Marks

On back with mark of Grue.

Credit Line

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

Italian (Castelli), early 18th century

Object Place

Castelli majolica

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: D. 5"

Accession Number

1983.56

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware (maiolica)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery