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Plate

Italian (Savona)
mid-18th century
Made by Savona factory


Object Place: Europe, Italy

Accession Number

34.1358

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Twelve-sided display plate, decorated in blue with Roman emperor receiving a woman kneeling and presented by a man.

Markings

Marked with underglaze blue lighthouse on bottom.

Provenance

By 1927, Dudley Leavitt Pickman (b. 1850 - d. 1938), Boston [see note]; 1934, gift of Dudley Leavitt Pickman to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 6, 1934)

NOTE: First lent to the MFA on September 7, 1927.

Credit Line

Gift of Dudley Leavitt Pickman