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Plate with profile of an emperor

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Profile head of an Emperor.

Inscription

NEMO SUO SORTE CO[N]TENTO

Provenance

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 (Deruta), About 1520–40

Object Place

Deruta, Italy

Dimensions

Diameter: 41.2cm (16 1/4in.)

Accession Number

95.395

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware (maiolica)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware