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Large covered jar

Red clay, mottled glass green lead glaze, the cover of a lighter color. Applied mask and Medici arms, incised borders, two large scroll handles. Glaze damaged. From the Monastery of Santa Maria Novella.

Inscription

FECE=unable to enter mark=LORENZO MONIAVM.

Marks

Inscribed: FECE/LORENZO MONIAVM

Provenance

Monastery of Santa Maria Novella. J. Templeman Coolidge; 1914, gift of J. Templeman Coolidge to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of John Templeman Coolidge

Italian,

Object Place

Florentine

Accession Number

14.853a-b

Medium or Technique

Clay

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery