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SEVILLA WHITE - TYPE INDEX


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Type Name:
SEVILLA WHITE
Category:
MAJOLICA
Production Origin:
SPAIN
Production Date Range:
1530-1650
Defining Attributes:
Creamy yellow or sometimes rosy yellow compact paste.

Thick, white, glossy enamel glaze that often has fine crazing, fine black specks, pinholes or firing marks.

Italianate-style, ring-footed vessels

Vessel Forms:
BOWL
BRIMMED PLATO
Comments:
Sevilla White is thought to have been produced in and exported from Seville, probably inspired by the Italian ware, Faenza White.
Published Definitions:
Deagan 1987; Lister and Lister 1982