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Fragment: C.49-1904

Object information


Probably Unknown (Production)


Fragment of dish centre. Pale buff earthenware, tin-glazed on both sides. Painted in blue, green, yellow, and reddish-orange, and manganese.
Irregularly-shaped fragment of the concave base and slightly curved side of a dish.
The upper part of a coat-of-arms with mantling and a crest in the form of a close helmet surmounted by a crouching hound with a ribbon round its mouth and neck. The shield is charged paly or and azure.


History note: Found at Perugia

Measurements and weight

Depth: 0.9 cm
Width: 8.0 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Deruta ⪼ Umbria ⪼ Italy

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1904) by Bosanquet, R. C.


16th century
17th Century
Circa 1500 CE - 1700 CE

Components of the work

Decoration composed of high-temperature colours ( in blue, green, yellow, and reddish-orange, and manganese)

Materials used in production

Tin-glaze Earthenware

Techniques used in production

Tin-glazing : Pale buff earthenware, tin-glazed on both sides. Painted in blue, green, yellow, and reddish-orange, and manganese.

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: rectangular with blue border

  • Text: F 13
  • Method of creation: Inscribed in red ink
  • Type: Label
  • Text: P
  • Method of creation: In black ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.49-1904
Primary reference Number: 80928
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 19 December 2016 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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