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Pharmacy jar
(Albarello)
(1560-1590)

Medium
earthenware (maiolica)
Measurements
18.2 × 13.0 cm diameter
Place/s of Execution
Venice, Italy
Accession Number
4404-D3
Department
International Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Bequest of Howard Spensley, 1939
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Digitisation Champion Ms Carol Grigor through Metal Manufactures Limited
Gallery location
16th & 17th Century Gallery - Painting and Sculpture
Mezzanine linked to Level 1, NGV International
Description
"Albarello" form, painted in colours on blue ground with mens' heads in period dress amid large flowers.