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Tile

  • Place of origin:

    Seville (made)

  • Date:

    15th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware

  • Museum number:

    488:1-1902

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

One of six tiles, "Azulejos", tin-glazed red earthenware, impressed, Hispano-Moresque, the design consists of interlacing geometrical bands in white, the interspaces being painted in manganese-purple, blue, green and yellow. Spanish (Seville), 15th century.

Place of Origin

Seville (made)

Date

15th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware

Dimensions

Height: 10 cm per tile, Width: 10 cm per tile, Depth: 1.8 cm per tile

Object history note

Purchase price note: 488 to c-1902 bought for £4.

Descriptive line

One of six tiles, "Azulejos", tin-glazed red earthenware, impressed, Hispano-Moresque, the design consists of interlacing geometrical bands in white, the interspaces being painted in manganese-purple, blue, green and yellow. Spanish (Seville), 15th century.

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

Ray, Anthony. Spanish Pottery 1248-1898 : with a catalogue of the collection in the Victoria and Albert Museum London, V&A Publications, 2000

Labels and date

Tile panel (4 tiles)
Made in Seville, Spain 15th century
Tin-glazed earthenware

488-1902 [16/07/2008]

Categories

Ceramics; Tiles

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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