Spouted pharmacy jar, arms of Medici and AustriaOn display
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Spouted pharmacy jar, arms of Medici and Austria
Material and technique
earthenware, tin-glazed (maiolica), polychrome
Dimensions29.5 cm (excluding lid) (height)
No. of items
Purchased Reitlinger Fund and an anonymous benefactor, 1996.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 56 | Arts of the Renaissance
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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.