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Tile

Object Number: 
INV.908m
Date: 
1640-1670
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/8 x 5 1/8 x 5/8 in. ( 13 x 13 x 1.6 cm )
Description: 
Tin-glazed earthenware tile with reddish buff colored body, gray-white glaze, and painted polychrome decoration; double snake's-head in diamond-shaped frame with saw-tooth edge at center and fleur-de-lis in each corner; pin holes at lower left and upper right corners.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group