Albarello; earthenware; on low spreading foot-ring, slightly waisted with flanged rim; covered both sides with white tin-glaze and painted with brown lustre and blue; exterior, the neck has two bands with pointed ovals; below this, on the shoulder, is a band of blue and lustre Arabic amongst tiny lustre scrolls and dots; the whole body is decorated with tree-of-life motifs upright and upside down; the foot is painted in solid lustre and inside the foot is a lustre spoked wheel; interior, the upper, inner rim once painted with lustre.

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Thing

Made Of
earthenware
Type of Thing
albarello
Subject
tree of life
Techniques
painted, tin-glazed, lustred
Ware
Hispano-Moresque, Tin-glazed Earthenware

Place

In Gallery
G34/35
Made In
Granada

Time

Acquired In
1983
Made
14thC(late)

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