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Albarello

Date:
ca. 1500
Culture:
Italian, Florentine region
Medium:
Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware)
Dimensions:
Overall (confirmed): 10 5/16 x 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. (26.2 x 14 x 14 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, by exchange, 1965
Accession Number:
65.6.4
Not on view
Inscription: On white band, in blue enamel: PIONIA (bucare seeds)

Stickers on underside: [1] 72; [2] C 1944; [3] F.G.?

Written in ink on underside: 79

Marking: Unmarked
Adolf von Beckerath (until 1913; sale, Rudolph Lepke's Kunst-auktions-haus, Berlin, November 4, 1913, no. 72); Walter von Pannwitz (by 1925) ; [ his collection through Stiebel Ltd. , sold to MMA ]
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