Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Spain
  • plate, late 1600s–early 1700s
  • Where object was made: Valencia, Spain
  • earthenware, lusterware
  • Object Height/Diameter: 4 x 20.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 9/16 x 8 1/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3424
Label Text

Hispano-Moresque ware, thick round plate with cream-colored base. Abstract floral motif painted in copper luster glaze. There is a solid band of luster around the center circle and around the edge of the plate.