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Acquired in 1855 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
Rackham, Bernard. Catalogue of Italian maiolica. London : H.M.S.O., 1977, Cat. No. 972 .
collection_code
CER
credit
date_end
1560-12-31
date_start
1545-01-01
date_text
ca. 1550-1560 (made)
descriptive_line
Dish, tin-glazed earthenware, depicting Theseus with Pirithous and Lelex feasted by the river-god Achelous, made in Italy, ca. 1550-60
dimensions
Diameter: 30 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
Formerly Bernal Collection.
id
126823
label
Dish Made in Italy il buon teseo dare tolse chombiato p uoler inna ne/nt e ritornare et ante leo p farlo chon lui restare fece il suo fiume molto ingrosare. Tin-glazed earthenware 1722-1855 Formerly Bernal Collection [16/07/2008]
last_checked
2014-08-30T04:07:32.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T04:07:32.000Z
latitude
45.438251
location
Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case P1, shelf 3
longitude
12.31849
marks
'il buon teseo dare tolse chombiato p uoler inna ne/nt e ritornare et ante leo p farlo chon lui restare fece il suo fiume molto ingrosare.' The good Theseus takes his leave, wishing to continue on his journey, and Achelous, to keep him with him, causes his stream to swell.
materials
earthenware, tin glaze
materials_techniques
Tin-glazed earthenware, painted in enamels
museum_number
1722-1855
museum_number_token
17221855
object_number
O159708
object_type
Dish
on_display
true
original_currency
English pounds sterling ( £ )
original_price
10
physical_description
Dish depicting Theseus with Pirithous and Lelex feasted by the river-god Achelous. Theseus and his companions are seated with the god at a repast of fish at a table beneath a rock, whilst two tritions serve them out of shells. On the back, concentric bands in blue, orange and yellow and in the middle, in blue, the inscription.
place
Venice
primary_image_id
2006BE8107
production_note
Attributed to the Workshop of Maestro Domenego By the 'Eloquence Painter'
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
dish-unknown
sys_updated
2014-01-06T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
Painted, glazed
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
1560
year_start
1545