Large bowl with bull-hunting scenesOn display
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Large bowl with bull-hunting scenes
Date18th century (1701 - 1800)
Material and technique
earthenware, tin-glazed, polychrome
Dimensions21 cm (height)
43.8 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Purchased Reitlinger Fund, 1991.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 56 | Arts of the Renaissance
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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.
Wilson, Timothy, Italian Maiolica and Europe: Medieval and Later Italian Pottery in the Ashmolean Museum, 1 (Oxford/Ashmolean Museum, 2017), p. 435 no. 234