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Tile

  • Place of origin:

    Rimini (probably, made)

  • Date:

    1498 (dated)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware covered with a tin glaze and painted in colours

  • Museum number:

    657-1884

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 36, shelf 6

Physical description

Tile of light red earthenware covered with a tin glaze and painted in colours with the arms of Cinquedente and the initials of Simone di Roberto.

Place of Origin

Rimini (probably, made)

Date

1498 (dated)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware covered with a tin glaze and painted in colours

Marks and inscriptions

'S.R.'
Painted on the shield, the initials of Simone di Roberto

'1498. / CHI ME VOLTARA G. . DE TEXORO ATROV .. '
He who turns me over will find great treasure
Painted on the back

Dimensions

Height: 37.5 cm, Width: 14.9 cm side

Descriptive line

Tile of tin-glazed earthenware, probably made in Rimini, dated 1498.

Materials

Earthenware; Tin glaze

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Shield

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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