The Wallace Collection

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Bacchus presiding over the Vintage
  • Bowl
  • Bacchus presiding over the Vintage
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Probably Urbino, Italy
  • 1542
  • Tin-glazed earthenware, painted
  • Diameter: 27.5 cm
  • Inscription: '1542 / BAco in ventore del / laletizia' 'Bacchus the inventor of delight'
  • C122
  • Armouries Corridor
Further Reading
  • Norman, A. V. B., Wallace Collection Catalogue of Ceramics I : Pottery, Maiolica, Faience, Stoneware, London: The Trustees of the Wallace Collection, 1976