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Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Urbino (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1580-1590 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Fontana Workshop (maker)
    Workshop of the Patanazzi family (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware

  • Museum number:

    4291-1857

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case R1, shelf 1

Physical description

Vase, fluted, with arched scroll handle above the mouth springing from two applied moulded lions' masks, and short spout with grotesque mask in relief below it.

Place of Origin

Urbino (made)

Date

ca. 1580-1590 (made)

Artist/maker

Fontana Workshop (maker)
Workshop of the Patanazzi family (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware

Dimensions

Height: 29.5 cm, Diameter: 14.5 cm

Object history note

Purchase price note: Bought for £16 10s.

Descriptive line

Fluted vase with arched scroll handle, lions' masks and short spout, made in Fontana or Patanazzi workshops, Urbino, about 1580-90, tin-glazed earthenware

Labels and date

Vase
Made in Fontana or Patanazzi workshops, Urbino, Italy About 1580-90
Tin-glazed earthenware

4291-1857 [16/07/2008]

Materials

Earthenware

Categories

Ceramics; Maiolica

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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