Plate with profile of an emperor

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), luster decoration

On View

Italian Renaissance Gallery (Gallery 206)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

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