Vintage Earthenware Italian Majolica Hand Painted Plate Set (Vegetable Pattern). These plates are absolutely beautiful and they definitely speak true to the art of Italian Maiolica.They are 9 inches in diameter. All of them look and feel different from one another and they fit perfectly into our Majolica collection. Maiolica is a form of Italian pottery made of tin-glazed earthenware that was. Popular from the 1400's to the 1600's.
Maiolica can be distinguished by a white. Background that contrasts with the brilliant earth-tone pigments painted onto it. The tin glaze is a chemical mixture that acts as a base, for paint by fixing it to the. The surface , giving maiolica pottery its unique white background. Of tin in a glaze makes the glaze less likely to run or.Blur when the painted ceramic. Piece is heated in a kiln. PLEASE NOTE: Almost all the items we sell are vintage in nature. Many of these items have seen decades of use. Please understand and expect a base line of wear. None of our items will have above average wear for their age and more often they have less. Our pictures are taken from all angles and should be considered part of the description. If you would like additional photos, or if you have any questions, please feel free to ask. If it is in perfect condition we will note that in our ad. The item "Vintage Earthenware Italian Majolica Hand Painted Plates (Vegetable Pattern) 9" is in sale since Tuesday, February 18, 2020.
This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\Art Pottery\Majolica". The seller is "junkyarddogstore" and is located in Spring Hill, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.