Arista tile with the Medici device of ring and feathers

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  • Title

    Arista tile with the Medici device of ring and feathers

  • Artist/maker

    workshop of Niculoso Francisco Pisano (1470 - 1529) (manufacturer)
  • Associated place

    Triana (place of creation)
  • Date

    1515 - 1520
  • Material and technique

    earthenware, tin-glazed, arista technique, polychrome

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    14.2 cm (height)
    14.2 cm (width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Presented by Dr Anthony Ray, 2002.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 56 | Arts of the Renaissance
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Wilson, Timothy, Italian Maiolica and Europe: Medieval and Later Italian Pottery in the Ashmolean Museum, 1 (Oxford/Ashmolean Museum, 2017), p. 442 no. 241

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