tin-glazed earthenware; maiolica
two-handled bowl with lobed rim
circa 1250 circa 1350
13th Century; 14th Century; Medieval
Late Medieval maiolica two-handled bowl with lobed rim, painted in manganese and green with, on the inside, an eight-petalled stylised flower.
Earthenware, tin-glazed pale greyish-beige on both sides; base unglazed. Painted in manganese and copper-green.
Circular with carinated sides and six-lobed rim, standing on a narrow foot; two strap handles with a slight longtitudinal ridge.
Inside, within two concentric manganese circles, there is an eight-petalled stylised flower surrounded by cross-hatching; on the rim, a green line, and, on the outside, two green bands.
Italy, Umbria, Orvieto
Orvieto, pottery, place
Umbria, pottery, region
Italy, pottery, country
tin-glazing; whole; except base
tin-glaze; whole; except base
high-temperature colours; decoration; manganese and copper-green
earthenware, tin-glazed pale greyish-beige on both sides, base unglazed; painted in manganese and copper-green.
height, whole, 7.3, cm
diameter, base, 5.9, cm
width, whole, 18.4, cm
bequeathed; 1950; Reitlinger, Henry Scipio
Purchased from Kerin, London, on 9 December 1933 by H.S. Reitlinger (d.1950); the Reitlinger Trust, Maidenhead, from which transferred in 1991.
Reitlinger, Henry Scipio; previous owner
H.S. Reitlinger Bequest, 1950
label; inscribed in pencil; 371/; circular with serrated edge
Italian Maiolica in the Fitzwilliam Museum. 1995-10-03 - 1996-01-07
Organiser: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Venue: The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.)
Notes: Case 2, bottom, no. 2
Catalogue number: no catalogue
Poole, Julia E.. 1995. Italian Maiolica and Incised Slipware in the Fitzwilliam Museum Cambridge.Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Pressp. pp. 54-5
Publ. pp. 54-5, no. 84
Object Number: C.94-1991
(record id: 47819; input: 2002-05-16; modified: 2012-10-10)