In the 16th century, the French city of Limoges was a European centre for the production of painted enamel tableware. The plates and bowls were never actually used but served purposes of princely representation.
Richard Toutain d. J. (Meister 1558 - 1579 Paris)
Sardonyx, agate, gold, enamel, diamonds, rubies, emeralds, pearl
H. 27,9 cm, B. 18,4 cm, D. 14,1 cm
Pokal: H. 13,4, Dm. 13,4 cm
Kanne: H. 15,9 cm
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, Kunstkammer
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