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Albarello VENISE fin XVIéme Siecle ALBARELLO polychromes, XVI siècle à Venise décor polychrome floral sur fond bleu et des figures de saints dans les réserves ovales, hauteur 32 cm

Albarello VENISE fin XVIéme Siecle ALBARELLO polychromes, XVI siècle à Venise décor polychrome floral sur fond bleu et des figures de saints dans les réserves ovales, hauteur 32 cm

Albarello with almost vertical sides. Earthenware apparently tin-glazed inside and out (not the foot). Painted one side with a man in a hood facing a nun; between them a scroll "HUMILITAS ALTA PETIT". On the other side is a younger woman, her head covered, facing a man in a peaked hat. All figures within contour panels; floral tendrils between. Around the foot diamond panels and foliage; in Gothic letters "sy. de. fumoterre" beneath the older pair.

Albarello with almost vertical sides. Earthenware apparently tin-glazed inside and out (not the foot). Painted one side with a man in a hood facing a nun; between them a scroll "HUMILITAS ALTA PETIT". On the other side is a younger woman, her head covered, facing a man in a peaked hat. All figures within contour panels; floral tendrils between. Around the foot diamond panels and foliage; in Gothic letters "sy. de. fumoterre" beneath the older pair.

Pharmacy Jar, 1400s. Made in Florence, Tuscany, Italy Culture: Italian. Medium: Tin-glazed earthenware.

Pharmacy Jar, 1400s. Made in Florence, Tuscany, Italy Culture: Italian. Medium: Tin-glazed earthenware.

Deruta, albarello con stemma e scena di battaglia, 1501 - Albarello - Wikimedia Commons

Deruta, albarello con stemma e scena di battaglia, 1501 - Albarello - Wikimedia Commons

Tracing the artefact - A Syrian Apothecary Jar at The Three Marys Tomb — Global Things

Tracing the artefact - A Syrian Apothecary Jar at The Three Marys Tomb — Global Things

Albarelle à décor de palmettes  14e - 15e siècle  Égypte Pâte siliceuse, décor peint sous glaçure

Albarelle à décor de palmettes 14e - 15e siècle Égypte Pâte siliceuse, décor peint sous glaçure

Majolica albarello by Francesco Grue for Castelli Ceramics, Italy 1640s

Majolica albarello by Francesco Grue for Castelli Ceramics, Italy 1640s

Albarello (pharmacy jug) with the Depiction of a Woman, Italy, ca1500 ~ a pharmacy jar of cylindrical form. In the 15th-16th c. albarelli were the most common type of Italian pharmacy vessels, made without lids and  covered with paper or parchment tied with a string under the rim. On the front of this albarello is an inscription: DI CVRCVMA (turmeric - yellow ginger). During the period of the Renaissance women used turmeric to dye their hair.

Albarello (pharmacy jug) with the Depiction of a Woman, Italy, ca1500 ~ a pharmacy jar of cylindrical form. In the 15th-16th c. albarelli were the most common type of Italian pharmacy vessels, made without lids and covered with paper or parchment tied with a string under the rim. On the front of this albarello is an inscription: DI CVRCVMA (turmeric - yellow ginger). During the period of the Renaissance women used turmeric to dye their hair.

A SOUTHERN ITALIAN MAIOLICA ALBARELLO  16TH CENTURY  PAINTED IN SHADES OF BLUE WITH STYLISED LEAVES AND SCROLLS BETWEEN PLAIN BANDS 8 5/8 IN. (21.9 CM.) HIGH

A SOUTHERN ITALIAN MAIOLICA ALBARELLO 16TH CENTURY PAINTED IN SHADES OF BLUE WITH STYLISED LEAVES AND SCROLLS BETWEEN PLAIN BANDS 8 5/8 IN. (21.9 CM.) HIGH