Oval dish, decoration in Iznik-styleOn display
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Oval dish, decoration in Iznik-style
Material and technique
earthenware, tin-glazed (maiolica)
Dimensions46.2 cm (width)
31.7 cm (length)
No. of items
Presented by Rainer Zietz, in honour of Timothy Wilson on his retirement, 2017.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 35 | West meets East
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. 271-272 no. 123b