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Dish with scene of the Fiery Furnace

Artist: Workshop ofGuido Durantino

Date: c.1550
Overall: 2.8 x 23.5 cm (1 1/8 x 9 1/4 in.)
Medium: Maiolica, tin glaze, lead glaze, and thrown.
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:Italy, The Marches, Urbino
Object number: G83.1.396
DescriptionIstoriato dish with the scene of "The Fiery Furnace". It has the scene depicting Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego in the fiery furnace unharmed, with King Nebuchadnezzar watching and his executioners being consumed by flames (Daniel III: 22).