The Wallace Collection

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The Metamorphosis of Daphne
  • Bowl
  • The Metamorphosis of Daphne
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Urbino or the Urbino district, Italy
  • c. 1550 - 1600
  • Tin-glazed earthenware, painted
  • Diameter: 23.5 cm
  • Inscription: 'febo sege dafene' above a squiggle 'Phoebus pursues Daphne.' In blue.
  • C135
  • 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