Large plate with Miriam and the Israelite women celebrating the drowning of Pharaoh's armyOn display
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Large plate with Miriam and the Israelite women celebrating the drowning of Pharaoh's army
Artist/makerworkshop of Antoine Conrade (active 1580 - 1650)
Date1630 - 1645
Material and technique
earthenware, tin-glazed (maiolica)
Dimensions44.5 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Purchased with the assistance of V&A Purchase Grant Fund, Oxford Ceramic Group and the Friends of the Ashmolean, 2013.
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), pp. 464-466 no. 257