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baptisimal plate
  • Italy
  • baptisimal plate, date unknown
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • maiolica
  • Object Diameter: 20.9 cm
    Object Diameter: 8 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.2925
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Description

Large Maiolica Baptisimal plate with a white ground and bright yellow, green, blue, and brown decorations. The edge of the plate is yellow. There are three cups attached which are green on the outside and yellow in the interior. The cups are for oil, salt and ashes.