Pouring vessel in shape of two shells

On display

Details

  • Title

    Pouring vessel in shape of two shells

  • Associated place

    Tuscany (place of creation)
  • Date

    1560 - 1620
  • Material and technique

    earthenware, slipcoated; slipware marbled

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    9.9 cm (height)
    10.2 cm (width)
    15.2 cm (length)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by C. D. E. Fortnum, 1888.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 40 | European Ceramics
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1888.CDEF.C441

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Glossary of terms

earthenware

Further reading

Wilson, Timothy, Italian Maiolica and Europe: Medieval and Later Italian Pottery in the Ashmolean Museum, 1 (Oxford/Ashmolean Museum, 2017), p. 404 no. 214

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