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Tile

Tile

  • Place of origin:

    Liverpool (possibly, made)
    London (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    ca.1740-60 (decorated)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware, painted in manganese purple

  • Credit Line:

    Lent by the American Friends of the V&A through the generosity of the Donald P. Costello Collection

  • Museum number:

    LOAN:AMERICANFRIENDS.728:26-2018

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Tin-glazed earthenware tile, painted in manganese purple with a borderless scene of Christ appearing to a kneeling Mary Magdalene after the Resurrection.

Place of Origin

Liverpool (possibly, made)
London (possibly, made)

Date

ca.1740-60 (decorated)

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware, painted in manganese purple

Dimensions

Height: 128 mm, Width: 128 mm, Thickness: 7 mm

Descriptive line

Christ appearing to Mary Magdalene, one of a selection of 29 tiles from the Donald P. Costello Collection, tin-glazed earthenware, painted in manganese purple, London or Liverpool, 18th century

Materials

Tin-glazed earthenware

Techniques

Painting

Categories

Ceramics; Tiles

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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