each (average size): 5 1/8 x 5 1/8 x 1/4 in. (13 x 13 x 0.6 cm)
Set of 23 tin-glazed earthenware tiles with painted decoration; one set consists of 13 tiles with manganese arabesqe decorations (a-m); one set consists of 7 blue and white biblical tiles with scenes from the Old and New Testaments (p-u); with 2 miscellaneous tiles (n-o); many of the tiles are broken, are missing pieces, and have been restored and infilled.
Gift of George W. W. Houghton
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