Plate

Austrian


Object Place: Austria

Dimensions

4.1 cm (1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

62.960

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

White glazed, deep dish with slightly curved rim, blue and green dashes on edge and concentric lines. In center between flower sprays, head of bearded man over German inscription (translated: “Men become children at Old Age’s door No matter if rich or poor.”) Other side up, head is that of crying child. Cracked.

Credit Line

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