Dish with the young St John the BaptistOn display
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Dish with the young St John the Baptist
Datec. 1530 - 1540
Material and technique
earthenware, tin-glazed (maiolica)
Dimensions5.5 cm (height)
25.6 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Presented by C. D. E. Fortnum, 1888.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 40 | European Ceramics
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Glossary of terms
Ceramic material made of clay which is fired to a temperature of c.1000-1200⁰c. The resulting ceramic is non-vitreous and varies in colour from dark red to yellow.