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Two-Handled Jar with Lions' Heads

Date:
early 15th century
Geography:
Made in Florence, Italy
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Tin-glazed earthenware
Dimensions:
Overall: 9 7/16 x 12 11/16 x 11 1/4 in. (24 x 32.3 x 28.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1937
Accession Number:
37.184
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 604
Stefano Bardini, Florence (sold 5, June 1899); Wilhelm von Bode, Berlin (at least by 1905); Kurt Glogowski, Berlin (sold 1932)
Catalogue of a choice collection of pictures, antiquities, works of art of the Middle Ages and Renaissance from the collection of Signor Stephano Bardini of Florence: Volume 1, Text. London: Christie's, June 5,1899. no. 179, p. 28, (Bardini no. 121).

Catalogue of a choice collection of pictures, antiquities, works of art of the Middle Ages and Renaissance from the collection of Signor Stephano Bardini of Florence: Volume 2, Plates. London: Christie's, June 5,1899. no. 121, pls. 6, 44.

Catalogue des Objets d'Art Antiques, du Moyen Age et de la Renaissance Provenant de la Collection Bardini de Florence. London: Christie's, June 5,1899. no. 121, p. 21.

Wallis, Henry. Italian Ceramic Art: Figure Design and Other Forms of Ornamentation in XVth century Italian Maiolica. London: B. Quaritch, 1905. p. 53, fig. 53.

HARRIS P. S. "A Florentine Jar." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, o.s., 33, no. 7 (July 1938). pp. 169-170.

Riccetti, Lucio, ed. 1909 tra collezionismo e tutela: Connoisseur, antiquari e la ceramica medievale orvietana. Perugia and Orvieto: Galleria Nazionale dell'Umbria, 2010. no. 6.11.6, p. 425.



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