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Palissy-ware style plate
Forani Collection
Cat. No: CH75-333

Ornamental oval-shaped plate of painted and glazed ceramic, decorated with figures modeled in the round and in high relief of frog, crayfish, snake, two seashells and a Hermann’s tortoise, Testudo hermanni, on a bed of leaves. Palissy-ware style (in imitation of Bernard Palissy ca. 1510-1589). European, late 19th early 20th century. 35.00 x 27.00 cm. Acquired: Aubange, Belgium.

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