The Wallace Collection

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The Death of Priam, King of Troy
  • Bowl
  • The Death of Priam, King of Troy
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Urbino or the Urbino district, Italy
  • c. 1540 - 1550
  • Tin-glazed earthenware, painted
  • Diameter: 26.4 cm
  • Inscription: 'Come pirro figliolo de / Achille uccise il Re / Priamo —' 'How Pyrrhus, son of Achilles, killed King Priam'
  • C139
  • 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