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Portugese tile

Portuguese


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .147 x .15

Accession Number

95.1355

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Tiles

A square of white outlined with yellow in one corner, a leaf-like figure in yellow opposite, and a scroll in white on a blue ground at either side; one of four. From the cloisters of the Church of S. Joãs, Ponta Delgada, Azores.

Provenance

1895, gift of Capt. F. A. Chaves, Ponta Delgada, Portugal, to the MFA. (Accession Date: August 1, 1895)

Credit Line

Gift of Captain F. A. Chaves