Fluted bowl with a grotesque ornamentOn display
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Fluted bowl with a grotesque ornament
Artist/makerpossibly workshop of Willem Jansz Verstraeten (c. 1590 - 1655) (potter)
Date1640 - 1660
Material and technique
earthenware, tin-glazed (delftware), polychrome
Dimensions26.8 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Purchased with with the assistance of private donations, 2005.
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.