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Inscription on scroll: A SAE AVAZA CHI FVRTVNA PASA (He advances much who passes Fortune)
Diameter: 40.6 cm (16 in.), H: 8.9 cm (3 1/2 in.)
Mr. and Mrs. Martin A. Ryerson Collection
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Émile Molinier, La collection Spitzer, vol. 4: Les faiences italiennes, hispano-moresques et orientales (Paris, 1892), p. 69, no. 180.
Frédéric Spitzer (b. 1815 - d. 1890), Paris; his sale, Paris, Chevallier and Mannheim, April 17 - June 16, 1893, See Molinier 1892, p. 69, no. 180; acquired by Durand-Ruel as agent for Martin A. Ryerson (d. 1932), Chicago [according to copy of receipt in curatorial file]; by descent to his widow; bequeathed to the museum.
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