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Tile

Tile

  • Museum number:

    997A-1884

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

FOUR TILES. Glazed earthenware: conventional leaves in bright green and dark blue. From Cairo. Syrian. 9 ¾ in. sq. Bought (St. Maurice Collⁿ), 1l. 10s.

Description taken from ‘List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington Museum acquired during the Year 1884’. London: Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1885. p. 95

Dimensions

Length: 9 3/4 in, Width: 9 3/4 in

Object history note

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

Descriptive line

Glazed earthenware tile from a set of four, ornamented by leaves in green and blue

Materials

Earthenware; Glaze

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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