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Tile

  • Date:

    17th century (made)

  • Museum number:

    1004-1884

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

TWO TILES. Glazed earthenware; flowers and leave in yellow green, and white on blue ground. From Cairo. Brusa. 10 in. by 7 ¾ in. Bought (St. Maurice Collⁿ), 1l.

Description taken from ‘List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington Museum acquired during the Year 1884’. London: Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1885. p. 96

Date

17th century (made)

Dimensions

Length: 10 in, Width: 7 3/4 in

Object history note

Bought from the collection of Gaston de St Maurice (1831-1905) in 1884.

Descriptive line

One of two glazed earthenware tiles, ornamented with flowers and leaves in green and white on a blue ground.

Materials

Earthenware; Glaze

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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