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4800-412 Guimarães

PD0139

Plate
Author: Unknown
Origin: Unknown
Dating: 17th century
Material: Clay
Dimensions (cm): Ø 35,3
Inv. no.: PD0139

A plate decorated in blue and manganese. On the rim one may notice an acanthus leaf motif. On the well of one plate there are two engraved letters spelling ‘MÁ’. The other plate, has the letters ‘BOA’.

It is believed that both plates belonged to the same set. However, the meaning of the words ‘MÁ’ and ‘BOA’ is unknown, even though, in Portuguese, ‘MÁ’ means bad and ‘BOA’ means good.

Objeto museológico (PDB)