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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1878,1230.420

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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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  • 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).

    Full: Front

  • 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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