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Albarello Drug Jar, Venice or Sicily, c. 1580-1630

Inventory Number: 48154
Object Type:
Place Created: Venice Italy Europe
Accession Number: 1949-15
Brief Description: Polychrome drug jar decorated with image of female saint in the centre, with flower and fruit designs against a blue background. Red fabric covers the underside of the base.
A companion piece to [34007]
Provenance: Bequeathed by G.H. Gabb
Collection Group:
Material(s): Glazed earthenware
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
140 95 mm


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