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Italian Majolica Albarello, possibly 16th century

Italian Majolica Albarello, possibly 16th century

Item Description:

Italian majolica albarello (pharmacy jar), inscribed "AB" "AI INFRIG" and "1562"


Good, consistent with age and use. Appropriate wear along the rim and the interior area below the rim. The raised exterior rim shows glaze loss. The lower base rim shows glaze loss, chipping, and a 5" long surface hairline that does not go through the vessel, and may affect only the glaze. Small possible repair along the base rim. Please contact cataloging@lofty.com for specific condition questions.


Private collection
Reportedly from the The Cyril Humphris Collection, Sotheby's, 1995


Height 8 in. x Diameter 5 in
Diameter at opening 4.25 in.


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Italian Majolica Albarello, possibly 16th century

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