Fragment of the upper part of a jug with part of the head and horns of a stag


  • Title

    Fragment of the upper part of a jug with part of the head and horns of a stag

  • Associated place

    Orvieto (probable) (probable find spot)
    Orvieto (possible) (possible place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1325 - 1425
  • Material and technique

    earthenware, tin-glazed (maiolica), unglazed on inside, decorated in manganese and green

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    8.5 x 8 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Presented by Mrs Patience Bradford, 1993.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Wilson, Timothy, Italian Maiolica and Europe: Medieval and Later Italian Pottery in the Ashmolean Museum, 1 (Oxford/Ashmolean Museum, 2017), p. 54 no. 7

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