Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Italy
  • plate, 1500s
  • Where object was made: Deruta, Perugia, Italy
  • earthenware, maiolica
  • Object Height/Diameter: 6.3 x 40.6 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 1/2 x 16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1975
Label Text

Large plate with bust-length image of figure in center, wearing a helmet with a face on the back and holding a spear. Alternating sections with fish scale-like design and scroll design around border.