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On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery

Tile

14th century-15th century (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Tile, finial, grey stoneware, covered with a whitish glaze; palmette-shaped moulded with a fleur-de-lys and curled leaves


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Carved stoneware with whitish glaze
Brief Description
Carved stoneware tile with white glaze, Thailand, 14th-15th century
Physical Description
Tile, finial, grey stoneware, covered with a whitish glaze; palmette-shaped moulded with a fleur-de-lys and curled leaves
Dimensions
  • Height: 25.4cm
From register: Height 10 in.
Gallery Label
  • Tile-finial. Stoneware with opaque white glaze. SIAMESE (SAWANKHALOK); 15th-16th century. C.256-1938.(pre-1988)
  • Tile Carved stoneware with whitish glaze THAI (Sawankhalok); 14th - 15th century C. 256 - 1938
    (RK. 1988)
    (1988)
Production
From register
Subject depicted
Bibliographic References
  • Ayers, John. Far Eastern Ceramics in the Victoria and Albert Museum. London: Sotheby Parke Bernet Publications, 1980, cat. 291.
  • Le May, Reginald.The Ceramic wares of North Central Siam. The Burlington Magazine. October 1933, vol. LXIII p. 156.
  • Le May, Reginald.The Ceramic wares of North Central Siam. The Burlington Magazine. November 1933, vol. LXIII p. 203.
Collection
Accession Number
C.256-1938

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record createdMay 19, 2009
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