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Artifact Identification Tile   (1969.10.0014)
  1. Built Environment Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Building Components
  4. :
  5. Surface Elements
Artist/Maker Mercenarias convent at Jerez.
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1750 - 1800 CE
Culture Spanish

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 14.3 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 13.7 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 1.9 cm
Weight 535 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Ceramic--Earthenware
Manufacturing Processes Handbuilding, Firing, Glazing
Munsell Color Information Moderate Yellow (5Y 7/8) Strong Yellowish Blue ( 10YR 5/8) Moderate Blue ( 5PB 3/6) Dark Bluish Green ( 5BG 3/6)

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A

Examples from a similar set of tiles are found in the collection of the Victoria and Albert Museum. Source: http://collections.vam.ac.uk/item/O160596/tile/


Ray, Anthony. Spanish Pottery: 1248-1898. London: Victoria and Albert Publications, 2000.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Purchase
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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