Earthenware votive plaque with maiolica glaze

Made:
1760-1800

Earthenware votive plaque with maiolica glaze, depicts woman sick in bed attended by woman and priest. Also Virgin and Child motif, product of Deruta potteries, Italian, 1760-1800

Details

Category:
Medical Ceramic-ware
Object Number:
A657841
type:
plaques, religion (christianity), representation and christianity, plaques, representation and votive
credit:
Loan, Wellcome Trust