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plate

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1887,0713.6

  • Description

    Plate; tin-glazed earthenware; painted blue on white ground; circular; dappled horse caparisoned and saddled against two floral sprays; border of two concentric blue lines containing a floral band of ornament.

  • Date

    • 1760-1770 (circa)
  • Production place

    • Made in: Triana
    • (Europe,Spain,Andalucía,Seville (province),Seville (city),Triana)
  • Materials

  • Ware

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Diameter: 13.6 inches
  • Curator's comments

    Influence of Chinese blue and white; very fine example - better drawn than the others (D. Thornton 1993). Another from same series in Museo de Arte Decorativas in Madrid

  • Bibliography

    • Ray 1998 p. 220, fig.5 (illustrated and described) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1887

  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number

    1887,0713.6

Plate; tin-glazed earthenware; painted blue on white ground; circular; dappled horse caparisoned and saddled against two floral sprays; border of two concentric blue lines containing a floral band of ornament.

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