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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1878,1230.420

  • Description

    Plate with shallow well; red earthenware apparently covered with white slip and transparent glaze; painted, including red, with the Triumph of Bacchus in India: a procession with children riding camels, lions, a giraffe and an elephant; more animals on rim, also children with bows and arrows and musical instruments; after an engraving after Raphael representing the triumphal procession of Bacchus and Ariadne (Ariadne not reproduced here).

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  • Producer name

  • Date

    • 16thC (?)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Diameter: 40.9 centimetres
    • Height: 3.9 centimetres
  • Curator's comments

    Bibliography: Robinson 1862 no 5176.Thornton & Wilson 2009
    The subject for this plate is the Triumph of Bacchus in India, after a drawing by Raphel. See P&D registration no. W,3.127.

  • Bibliography

    • Wilson 1987 191 bibliographic details
    • Thornton & Wilson 2009 cat. 127 bibliographic details
    • Rackham 1951 pIII bibliographic details
    • Henderson 1868 pl VII bibliographic details
    • Bartsch XV.297.32 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated events

    • Associated Event: Triumph of Bacchus
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1878

  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number

    1878,1230.420

Plate with shallow well; red earthenware apparently covered with white slip and transparent glaze; painted, including red, with the Triumph of Bacchus in India: a procession with children riding camels, lions, a giraffe and an elephant; more animals on rim, also children with bows and arrows and musical instruments; after an engraving after Raphael representing the triumphal procession of Bacchus and Ariadne (Ariadne not reproduced here).

Plate with shallow well; red earthenware apparently covered with white slip and transparent glaze; painted, including red, with the Triumph of Bacchus in India: a procession with children riding camels, lions, a giraffe and an elephant; more animals on rim, also children with bows and arrows and musical instruments; after an engraving after Raphael representing the triumphal procession of Bacchus and Ariadne (Ariadne not reproduced here).

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