19th Century French Glazed Terracotta Tian

French terracotta tian or bowl, traditionally used to store confit prior to confit pots! This versatile bowl was also used for food preparation, a dairy bowl as well as a decorative piece. This French Tian features a distinctive glaze on the inside with natural earthenware on the outside of the terracotta bowl. Different colours were used for the glaze, from rustic greens, ochre, yellow and terracotta.


Dimensions 50 × 20 cm
Circa

19th Century

Origin

Southern France

SKU 35/045 Category

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