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Star in center of blue, yellow, brown, and red, surrounded with circles of same colors; border of yellow, brown blue and red.

Provenance

Castellani, Rome. Mr. George Washington Wales; 1895, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales

Italian (Gubbio), About 1525–40

Object Place

Gubbio, Italy

Dimensions

25.2 x 3.2 cm (9 15/16 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

95.389

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware (maiolica) with metallic luster decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware