Pot

On display

Jugs of similar form were made in Antwerp around 1550 at the workshop of Lucas Andries, who later came to England, where he died around 1573. It is possible that the London workshop, run by Jasper Andries and others from Antwerp, continued this type of production around 1580-1600. The mounts are possibly of later provincial manufacture.

Information derived from T. Schroder, British and Continental Gold and Silver in the Ashmolean (2009)

Details

  • Title

    Pot

  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
    Low Countries (pottery, possible) (place of creation)
    Antwerp (pottery, possible) (place of creation)
    England (mounts, probable) (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1620
  • Material and technique

    silver and tin-glazed pottery

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    17.6 cm (height)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by J. Francis Mallett, 1947.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 55 | Silver
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1947.191.146

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Further reading

Schroder, Timothy, British and Continental Gold and Silver in the Ashmolean Museum (Oxford, Ashmolean Museum, 2009), 10

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