Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Amoretti
With objectsInscription
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsSnake Miscellaneous
AnimalsSnail
Birds Miscellaneous
MonstersHuman-headed animals
ORNAMENT
Grotesques
Scrollwork
Further details
Storage jar with cartouche with the makers name and blank cartouche for the name of the contents to be added by the pharmacist, both supported by two putti. The jar is further decorated with winged human-monster hybrids and birds, snails and scrollwork. The handles are in the form of serpents
ARTIST/CREATOR
Savino, Giovan Paolo Rome workshop of Diomede Durante
DATE
1600
LOCATION
Oxford, Ashmolean Museum
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Timothy Wilson, Italian Maiolica and Europe, Oxford 2017, cat. no. 134 (a)
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RELATIONS
back view of object
front view of other jar in pair
back view of other vase in pair
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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