The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Mucius Scaevola before Lars Porsenna
  • Bowl
  • Mucius Scaevola before Lars Porsenna
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Italy, probably Urbino
  • c. 1550
  • Tin-glazed earthenware, painted
  • Diameter: 27.6 cm
  • Inscription: 'MVTIO' In blue
    Label: '….in the …of Prince Napoleon May 9…' In ink
  • C131
  • Armouries Corridor
History
Further Reading
  • Prince Napoleon sale, Christie's, 9-11 May 1872, no. 240; F. Davis. Sir Richard Wallace.