Plate, slightly sloping rim, central depression, low foot-ring. Earthenware covered on the front and back with a presumed tin-glaze. Front is painted, in the centre a vase-shaped flaming altar, to the left a man brings a bowl and in the foreground a man kneels astride a (?) calf, to the right an old man prays and a younger one grabs a ram. On the reverse an inscription.
AN URBINO ISTORIATO DISH, DURANTINO WORKSHOP, CIRCA 1545 painted with the Judgement of Paris, after Marcantonio Raimondi, Paris presenting the apple of discord to Aphrodite as Hermes leaves through a natural arch, Hera and Athene turning aside, a mountainous lakeside town beyond, the reverse inscribed 'Senntéziia de Paris' D. 26 cm,