Collection Online
earthenware (maiolica)
4.5 × 26.8 cm diameter
Place/s of Execution
Urbino, Italy
painted in blue on base u.c.: .1534· / Mutio che la sua deStra / errate (- above a) cuoce.
painted in blue on base l.c.: Fra (- above a) : Xato (- above a) / da Rouigo. T / Urbino·
(translation: Mucius failing in his attempt burns his right hand)
Accession Number
International Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1940
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Digitisation Champion Ms Carol Grigor through Metal Manufactures Limited
Gallery location
16th & 17th Century Gallery - Painting and Sculpture
Mezzanine linked to Level 1, NGV International
Physical description
On low foot, (Pringsheim 83), 'Mucius Scaevola'.