Basin

brasero

Spanish (Valencia)
about 1450–75


Object Place: Europe, Valencia, Spain

Dimensions

Overall: 47.7 x 12.7 cm (18 3/4 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

1992.397

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware with cobalt and copper luster decoration

On View

Italian Renaissance Gallery (Gallery 206)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Deep circular bowl with wide rim decorated with radiating blue and copper lustre leaf decoration around a central roundel with a heraldic lion.

Provenance

By 1966, anonymous collection [see note 1]; 1992, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 23, 1992)

NOTES:
[1] This object was first lent to the MFA in 1966.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift