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Tile

Tile
Title
Tile
Date 
1640-1670
Medium 
Earthenware
Dimensions 
Overall: 5 x 5 x 1/2 in. ( 12.7 x 12.7 x 1.3 cm )
Description 
Tin-glazed earthenware tile with reddish-colored body, white glaze, and painted polychrome deocration; tulip growing from bulb in diamond-shaped frame with saw-tooth edge and curls at each point, fleur-de-lis corner corner motifs; pin-holes in lower left and upper right corners.
Object Number 
Z.779
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group