Holy water font
first half of 17th century
Object Place: Europe, Urbino, Italy
35.56 cm (14 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Dark clay, crackled white glaze, colors green, blue, yellow and red. Painted Crucifixion supported by angels holding a crown in relief and angel’s head above. Bowl outlined by heavy scrolls and angel’s head below.
1912, gift of the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes through Miss Sarah H. Blanchard to the MFA.
Gift from the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes