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Heavy cream clay and pinkish glaze. Decoration in blue and orange with manganese outlines. The whole slightly iridescent. Edge nicked. See notes Barcelona.

Provenance

By 1915, Miss Theodora Lyman; 1919, gift of Lyman. (Accession Date: September 18, 1919)

Credit Line

The John Pickering Lyman Collection—Gift of Miss Theodora Lyman

Spanish (Talavera), around 1630-1680

Object Place

Talavera

Dimensions

Height: 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm); diameter: 10 3/8 in. (26.4 cm)

Accession Number

19.1205

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware with colored enamel decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware