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drug jar

drug jar

Italian (Faenza) drug jar, "Orsini-Colonna" type, wet, polychrome (orange, blue, yellow), dragon-spouted with rear strap handle, winged cherubs sitting on pumpkin-like masks on either side of the spout, cherub lying on its back below, inscribed for SYo. DE. SUCO ROSA

Inscription
Syo. de fuco. rofa ['2' contraction mark after 'rofa', 'o' of 'Syo' is above 'y', 'de' is a ligature]
ub
BROCKSOM/ COLLECTION [in lenticular form]
Production date
1515
Production place
Faenza

Part 752.684

Classification:
3501: Chemists rounds: pottery
Object Name:
drug jar
Location:
On Display