early 18th century
Made by Francesco Antonio Saverio Grue (Italian, 1686–1746)
Object Place: Castelli majolica
Legacy dimension: D. 5"
Medium or Technique
Tin-glazed earthenware (maiolica)
Not On View
Scalloped rim, white majolica, decorated with blue and puce flowers and two men, one sitting on a chest, smoking and holding a pair of pliers. On back, mark of Grue: Francesco-Antonio, Anastasio, Aurelio and Liborio; sons of Carlantonio Grue.
On back with mark of Grue.
Bequest of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson