Broad-rimmed bowl


  • Title

    Broad-rimmed bowl

  • Artist/maker

    workshop of Virgilio Calamelli (active 1531 - 1580)
  • Associated place

    Faenza (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1540 - 1580
  • Material and technique

    earthenware, tin-glazed (maiolica), Faenza white

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    22.5 cm (diameter)
    5.5 cm (depth)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Presented by Giorgio and Justin Raccanello, 2007.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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Glossary of terms


Further reading

Bofelli, Roberto, ‘Sulle tracce della Famiglia Fondra... ad Oxford’, Quaderni Brembani 15, (2016), pp. 64-68

Wilson, Timothy, Italian Maiolica and Europe: Medieval and Later Italian Pottery in the Ashmolean Museum, 1 (Oxford/Ashmolean Museum, 2017), p. 106 no. 43

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