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Broad-rimmed dish (Tondino) with a coat-of-arms

Artist: Attributed to theMilan Marsyas Painter

Date: c.1530-1535
Overall: 3.5 x 20 cm (1 3/8 x 7 7/8 in.)
Medium: Maiolica, tin glaze, lead glaze, and thrown.
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:Italy, The Marches, Urbino
Object number: G83.1.386
DescriptionAn Urbino Istoriato dish (tondino) painted with a cowherd standing watching over a cow that lies in from of a rocky outcrop. There is a shield of arms bearing three addorsed crescents hanging from a tree to the right.