Apothecary jar (albarello)

Date:
ca. 1550
Culture:
Italian, Faenza
Medium:
Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware)
Dimensions:
Height: 12 5/8 in. (32cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.1.994
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 950
Inscription: Label inscribed in medallion: ANCISA; label inscribed in Gothic lettering: Sy fueffanj (?)
Robert Lehman, New York