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Bowl with the Chastisement of Love
Date1650 - 1679
Material and technique
earthenware, tin-glazed (maiolica), moulded and enamelled; wooden, possibly poplar, frame
Dimensions26.4 cm (diameter)
7 cm (depth)
48.5 cm frame (diameter)
12 cm frame (depth)
No. of items
Purchased with the assistance of Mr Martin Foley, 2015.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 56 | Arts of the Renaissance
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. 284-285 no. 132