Pharmacy Jar, Tin-glazed earthenware, Italian

Pharmacy Jar

Date:
early 1400s
Geography:
Made in Florence, Tuscany, Italy
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Tin-glazed earthenware
Dimensions:
Overall: 11 15/16 x 7 1/2 in. (30.4 x 19 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1946
Accession Number:
46.85.8
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 307
C. Canessa, New York; Mortimer L. Schiff, New York (sale May 4, 1946)
Cox, Warren E. The Book of Pottery and Porcelain. Vol. 1. New York: Crown Publishers, 1944. p. 354, fig. 537.

The Magnificent Collection of Italian Majolica Formed by the Late Mortimer L. Schiff. New York: Parke-Bernet Galleries, May 4, 1946. no. 54, p. 30, ill.

Riccetti, Lucio, ed. 1909 tra collezionismo e tutela: Connoisseur, antiquari e la ceramica medievale orvietana. Perugia and Orvieto: Galleria Nazionale dell'Umbria, 2010. no. 6.10.3, p. 422.