- Museum number
Albarello, virtually identical to 1878,1230.358. Low foot, sharply waisted, slightly everted rim. Earthenware covered inside and outside with a presumed tin-glaze. Painted with a shield of arms; blue five spears (or staves ending in fleurs de lis), over all a bend yellow; crest an eagle or a bird of prey proper holding a bone or a feather. On the rest of the body oak foliage, cable pattern and running foliage.
- Production date
- 1550 (circa)
Diameter: 148 millimetres (max)
Height: 289 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- One of a pair. See registration no. 1878,1230.358 for the other.
- On display (G1/wp176/sh1)
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number