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Fragment

Fragment

  • Place of origin:

    Algeria (made)

  • Date:

    1300-1500 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Credit Line:

    Given by J. D. Grace, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.57-1918

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Place of Origin

Algeria (made)

Date

1300-1500 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Object history note

C.35 to 66-1918 were presented to the Museum by J.D. Crace Esq [John Dibblee Crace], of 15 Gloucester Place, Portman Sq, W, on 21 Feb 1918: see R/F 594/18.

Extract from letter of donor to Mr A.K. Sabin, 20 Feb 1918 (in the RF): "...Specimens of the tiles, all of which were brought by my father, John Gregory Crace, from Tlemcen... about 1880"

A handwritten note pasted into the Register (not signed): "Inlaid tile ornament (fragment only) brought from Algeria by J.G. Crace 1876-77. From Tlemcen"

Descriptive line

Ceramic, tile; mosaic fragment, Algeria, 14th or 15th century

Categories

Ceramics; Africa

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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