Broad-rimmed bowl or plate with foot ring and well. Earthenware covered front and back with a presumed tin-glaze. Painted in blue and pale green and golden and reddish lustre. In the centre a profile portrait of a woman (?) in a winged helmet: on a scroll "CHI. SEMINA. LESPIE. NAV DA ECH'Z". Border of four foliate panels separated by crescent motifs. On the reverse partial discolouring from the kiln.

An00023820 001 l

Thing

Made Of
earthenware
Type of Thing
bowl, plate
Subject
leaf, plant
Techniques
lustred, tin-glazed
Ware
Maiolica

People

Acquired From
Henderson, K to The British Museum

Place

Made In
Ginori Factory, Italy

Time

Made
1855-1865

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