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Tile

  • Place of origin:

    Kütahya (City) (made)
    Kütahya (City) (found)
    Turkey

  • Date:

    1850-1893 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Fritware, underglaze painted in black and turquoise, glazed

  • Museum number:

    1321-1893

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Border tile of fritware, rectangular, painted in turquoise blue and yellow and outlined with black on a white ground, with a repeating pattern of conventional floral designs symmetrically arranged, and separated by large spreading leaf forms.

Place of Origin

Kütahya (City) (made)
Kütahya (City) (found)
Turkey

Date

1850-1893 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Fritware, underglaze painted in black and turquoise, glazed

Dimensions

Length: 20.6 cm, Width: 11.1 cm

Object history note

Bought, 27l. 19s. 9d. [1308 to 1353-1893]

Descriptive line

Tile, fritware with polychrome underglaze painting, Turkey (Kütahya), probably 1850-1893.

Production Note

Label. Probably second half 19th century.

Materials

Fritware

Techniques

Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Floral patterns; Foliation (pattern)

Categories

Ceramics; Tiles

Collection

Middle East Section

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