Flower potOn display
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Date1725 - 1800
Material and technique
earthenware, tin-glazed, decorated in blue and grey
Dimensions20 cm (height)
No. of items
Purchased from the estate of the late Dr Anthony Ray with funds presented by Martin Foley, 2009.
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. 457 no. 253