Plate or stand with figures, trees, and buildingsOn display
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Plate or stand with figures, trees, and buildings
Date1730 - 1780
Material and technique
earthenware, tin-glazed (maiolica), polychrome
Dimensions16.8 cm (height)
21.4 cm (width)
No. of items
Bequeathed by Douglas and Mary Barrett, 2011.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 40 | European Ceramics
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.
Wilson, Timothy, Italian Maiolica and Europe: Medieval and Later Italian Pottery in the Ashmolean Museum, 1 (Oxford/Ashmolean Museum, 2017), p. 303 no. 145