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Drug jar (albarello)
Drug jar (albarello)
Date:
ca. 1560–1570
Location:
Legion of Honor
Porcelain Gallery
Century:
Media:
Earthenware (maiolica)
Dimensions:
13 3/8 x 8 (34 x 20.3 cm)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Culture/People:
Castel Durante
Accession Number:
53.40.10
Acquisition Date:
1953-12-29
Credit Line:

Gift of Jakob Goldschmidt

Painted and glazed earthenware, Majolica. Handpainted, with tin and lead glazes: Mythical beasts and Roman herm painted onto surface; in letters "in terra durantis" painted on rear.