Floor tile

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made at Siena, Italy

Postcard of Floor tile.
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Floor tile

This maiolica floor tile was made at Siena in Italy, possibly between 1509 and 1513.

The tile is painted with arabesques in yellow and green on a blue ground.

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Online ID: 000-190-004-719-C
Image Rights Holder: National Museums Scotland
Project: 0098: National Museums Scotland
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Ref: National Museums Scotland  A.1892.224
Date: 1509 - 1513
Possibly between 1509 and 1513
Material: Earthenware
Dimensions: 242 mm L x 100 mm W
What: Tile, floor
Subject: Ceramics : earthenware : Italy : Urbino
Where: Italy, Siena
Description: Hexagonal maiolica flooring tile with two long sides, painted with arabesques in yellow and green on a blue ground: Italian, Siena, possibly 1509 - 1513
  • Curnow, Celia, Italian Maiolica in the National Museums of Scotland. Edinburgh: NMS, 1992 
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