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  • Place of origin:

    Faenza (made)

  • Date:

    1560-1570 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 145, case 26, shelf 3

Physical description

Ewer, fluted, painted with leafy scrollwork in reserve on a blue ground.

Place of Origin

Faenza (made)


1560-1570 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware


Height: 24.5 cm, Width: 25 cm

Object history note

Purchase price note: Bought for £4 17s 3d.

Descriptive line

Ewer, fluted, tin-glazed earthenware painted with leafy scrollwork in reserve on a blue ground, made in Faenza, Italy, 1560-70

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Rackham, Bernard. Italian Maiolica. London : Faber and Faber, 1952. Pl.82A
Bolognesi, G. Di alcune maioliche nella collezione Giovanni Bolognesi. Faenza. 1955, XLI, no.5. Pl.XXXVIII .
Ravanelli Guidotti, C. Faenza-Faïence 'Bianchi' di Faenza. Ferrara : Belriguardo, 1996. No.131, pp. 472.
Ravanelli Guidotti, C. Thesaurus di opere della tradizione di Faenza. Faenza, 1998. No.125, pp. 470-471.
Rackham, Bernard. Catalogue of Italian Maiolica, London : H.M.S.O., 1977

Labels and date

Made in Faenza, Italy 1560-70
Tin-glazed earthenware

726-1891 [16/07/2008]


Ceramics; Maiolica


Ceramics Collection

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