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Tile

  • Place of origin:

    Seville (made)

  • Date:

    early 16th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware

  • Museum number:

    308:209-1866

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

One of a series of about 329 wall tiles, earthenware, Hispano-Moresco, 'Azulejos', tin-glazed with coloured floral and geometric patterns, from various buildings in the city of Toledo. Spanish (Seville), early 16th century.

Place of Origin

Seville (made)

Date

early 16th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware

Dimensions

Width: 6.1 cm, Height: 5.9 cm

Descriptive line

One of a series of about 329 wall tiles, earthenware, Hispano-Moresco, 'Azulejos', tin-glazed with coloured floral and geometric patterns, from various buildings in the city of Toledo. Spanish (Seville), early 16th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Ray, Anthony. Spanish Pottery 1248-1898. London : V&A Publications, 2000.

Labels and date

Tile
Made in Seville, Spain Early 16th century
Tin-glazed earthenware

308:209-1866 [16/07/2008]

Production Note

Part of multi-part panel 912 to I-1897, 308:208 to 209-1866, 698 to 700-1896.

Categories

Ceramics; Tiles

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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