University Museums

Title: St. John the Baptist as child
Name: Plaque
Date: After 1878
Medium: Ceramic
Country/Culture: Italian
Dimensions: 8 × 4 1/2 × 1 1/2 in. (20.3 × 11.4 × 3.8 cm)
Marks: "Della Robbia" in pencil on back. Imprinted into back: "CANTAGALLI FIRENZE" and "MARCA DEPTA" with TA smaller than other letters, and a cock facing toward the right. AA sticker: "case c, shelf IV, Inv. no. 97"
Classification: Decorative Arts, Ceramics
Credit Line: Transferred from the Applied Arts Department. In the permanent collection, Brunnier Art Museum, University Museums, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa.
Object Number: 97.111