Two bowls and a pottery separator, fused in the kilnOn display
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Two bowls and a pottery separator, fused in the kiln
Datec. 1500 - 1520
Material and technique
earthenware, tin-glazed (maiolica), blue and white
Dimensions11.5 cm approx. (diameter)
8 cm (depth)
No. of items
Presented by Franco and Isa Ercole, 2016.
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. 86 no. 31