Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Apothecary jar (albarello)

Date:
ca. 1480–1500
Culture:
Italian, Faenza or Naples
Medium:
Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware)
Dimensions:
Height: 11 3/4 in. (29.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.1.1052
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 950
Inscription: A label inscribed: LVGRECIA TIBERIO
Auberon Kennard, London (sale, Sotheby's London, June 25, 1931, lot 7, ill.); Charles Damiron, Lyons (Damiron sale 1938, lot 64, ill.).
Related Objects

Apothecary jar (albarello)

Date: ca. 1480–1500 Medium: Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware) Accession: 1975.1.1117 On view in:Gallery 950

Maiolica: Apothecary jar (albarello)

Date: late 15th century Medium: Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware) Accession: 1975.1.1138 On view in:Gallery 950

Apothecary jar (albarello)

Date: 1480–1500 Medium: Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware) Accession: 1975.1.1116 On view in:Gallery 950

Plate (piatto): The story of Aeneas

Artist: Francesco Xanto Avelli da Rovigo (Italian, Rovigo ca.1487–1542) Date: 1532 Medium: Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware) Accession: 1975.1.1131 On view in:Gallery 950

Armorial Plate (tondino): The story of King Midas

Artist: Nicola da Urbino (Italian, active by 1520–died ?1537/38 Urbino) Date: ca. 1520–25 Medium: Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware) Accession: 1975.1.1019 On view in:Gallery 950