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Fragment

Fragment

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    16th century

  • Materials and Techniques:

    earthenware, relief modelling, glazing

  • Credit Line:

    Given by J.H. Fitzhenry

  • Museum number:

    C.224-1909

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Fragment from the rim of a vessel, of yellowish-grey earthenware, modelled in relief and covered with a green glaze flecked with manganese-brown. A projection modelled with a human head rises above the rim; below it are two holes pierced through the side and part of an applied shield.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

16th century

Materials and Techniques

earthenware, relief modelling, glazing

Dimensions

Height: 2.875 in

Descriptive line

Fragment of the rim of a vessel, yellowish-grey earthenware, modelled in relief and covered with a green glaze. A projection modelled with a human head rises above the rim. Found in Paris. France, 16th century.

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Modelling; Glazing

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware; Containers

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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