Flask or hand-warmer in the form of a book

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Details

  • Title

    Flask or hand-warmer in the form of a book

  • Associated place

    Apulia (place of creation)
  • Date

    18th century (1701 - 1800)
  • Material and technique

    earthenware; slipware, moulded

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    14.5 cm (height)
    8.6 cm (length)
    4.5 cm (width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by C.A. de Costa Andrade, (Mr Cyril Andrade).

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 40 | European Ceramics
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA2001.186

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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. 406 no. 216

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