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Artist, workshop of: Orazio Fontana, Italian, Urbino, ca. 1510–1571

Charger with the story of Samson and Delilah

ca. 1560

Tin-glazed earthenware (maiolica)

38.1 cm (15 in.)
Gift of Mrs. Paul Moore
1957.2.4
Geography: 
Made in Urbino, Italy
Culture: 
Italian, Urbino
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Purchased by Addison Mizner in Spain; Mrs. Paul Moore (–1957); Yale University Art Gallery

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