Bowl on concave base
FAIENCE, atelier of Virgiliotto Calamelli, half / third quarter 16th centuryPolychromatic majolica. Recto: geometric flower pattern; verso: monogram VC, the initials of Virgiliotto Calamelli.
Ø 11.8 cm, height 5.5 cm
Item condition grading: good (gluings with some mountings)The signature identifying Virgiliotto Calamelli as the sole majolica artist claiming ownership of the work makes the bowl all the more a remarkable item.