Votive plaque, Italy, 1760-1800.

Made:
1760-1800 in Italy, Deruta and Umbria

Rectangular pottery plaque, one of a series depicting miraculous appearances of the Virgin Mary, majolica, made at Deruta, Umbria, Italy, 1760 to 1800

Earthenware votive plaque with maiolica glaze, depicts an ill woman and a miraculous appearance of the Virgin Mary and Child. A product of the Deruta potteries, Italy, 1760-1800. It was placed as a votive offering in the Church of Saint Maria di Bagni, Deruta, a province of Umbria, in Italy.

Details

Category:
Medical Ceramic-ware
Object Number:
A657837
type:
votive offerings