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Wall tile

Wall tile

  • Place of origin:

    Harlingen (made)

  • Date:

    1650-1700 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware with painted decoration

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Henry Van der Bergh through Art Fund

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 144, The Headley Trust Gallery, case EXP

Physical description

Wall tile with painted decoration depicting a ship. Ox-head corners. Blue outlined in manganese.

Place of Origin

Harlingen (made)


1650-1700 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware with painted decoration

Descriptive line

Wall tile, Harlingen, Netherlands, 1650-1700, tin-glazed earthenware with painted decoration in blue with manganese outline, a ship

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

Dam, J. D. van, et. al. Dutch tiles in the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Philadelphia : Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1984.
Rackham, Bernard. Dutch tiles : The Van den Bergh gift. London : Victoria and Albert Museum, 1923.

Labels and date

Wall tile
made Harlingen, Netherlands 1650-1700
Tin-glazed earthenware with painted decoration

C.569 4-1923 Given by Henry Van den Bergh Esquire through the National Art Collections Fund [16/07/2008]






Ceramics; Delftware


Ceramics Collection

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