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Bartmannkrug

Description

A 16th/17th century stoneware bartmannkrug; brown salt-glazed bulbous body with cylindrical neck; rings around neck; bearded mask on neck, crudely executed and with left side incomplete; immediately below mask, oval medallion (8 cm x 5.5 cm) decorated with shield, quartered with chevrons and lions, surmounted by crown.

  • Object number

    STRST : SBT 1993-31/454

  • Date

    1500-1700

  • Material

    ceramic stoneware

  • Measurements

  • Height

    220 mm

  • Diameter

    140 mm
    70 mm (base)

  • Credit line

    CC-BY-NC-ND Image Courtesy of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust