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Wet drug jar

Wet drug jar

  • Place of origin:

    Montpellier (possibly, made)
    Brussels (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    1575-1625 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware, painted in colours

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 45, shelf 5

Physical description

Tin-glazed earthenware albarello (wet drug jar) painted in colours.

Place of Origin

Montpellier (possibly, made)
Brussels (possibly, made)


1575-1625 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware, painted in colours


Height: 8.5 in

Object history note

Acquisition type: Purchase

Descriptive line

Tin-glazed earthenware albarello (wet drug jar) painted in colours, possibly made at Montpellier or in Brussels, 1575-1625

Production Note

Attribution Place: Montpellier or Nîmes/ possibly Brussels; cf. D Guillemé Brulon, Moustiers et Marseille: sources et rayonnement, Paris, 1997, fig.1 (?) p.143


Tin glaze; Earthenware




Ceramics; Earthenware; Health


Ceramics Collection

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