Stove tile

German (Nuremberg)
about 1550


Object Place: Europe, Nuremberg, Germany

Dimensions

64.13 x 26.99 cm (25 1/4 x 10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

62.618

Medium or Technique

Glazed earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Figure of Sybilla of Saxony, on yellow ground, in shell-topped arch in blue and green. Green skirt with yellow, blue and brown bands, blue bodice with green, white blouse, plumed hat.

Provenance

Igo Levi (b. 1887 - d. 1961), Lucerne; April 11-12, 1962, Levi sale, Weinmüller, Munich. R. Thornton Wilson (b. 1886 - d. 1977), New York; 1962, gift of R. Thornton Wilson to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson