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Date1750 - 1775
Material and technique
earthenware; Tin-glazed Painted (Faience)
Dimensions16.5 cm (height)
13 cm (width)
No. of items
Presented by Miss Eliza Thomas, 1920.
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), pp. 306-307 no. 147