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1933.507 (RS30778)

Description

Square blue and white glazed earthenware ceramic tile depicting one large sailing ship with three smaller ships to the left and one to the right; abstract (ox head) motif in each of the four corners.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1750
Material
ceramic tile
earthenware
glaze
Object type
Building Component
Places
Probably Delft (South Holland, Netherlands)
Descriptive terms
ceramic tile
earthenware
glaze
Seascape
tile
Tile, Fireplace
Dimensions
5 1/4 x 5 1/4 x 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.507
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry P. Spaulding
GUSN
35695

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