Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsSnake Miscellaneous
Fabulous animalsSphinx
MonstersHuman-headed animals
ORNAMENT
Grotesques
Festoons
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, surrounded by masks, sphinx and various hybrid grotesque creatures with festoons and scrollwork. The handles are in the form of serpents
ARTIST/CREATOR
Savino, Giovan Paolo 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 (b)
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RELATIONS
back view of object
front view of other jar in pair
back view of other vase in pair
Contact
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