1969.4731.008 Delft tile
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Tile (Fireplace or wall tile)

  • Category:

    Ceramics

  • Place of Origin:

    Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands, Europe

  • Date:

    1800-1850

  • Materials:

    Earthenware (delftware, faience); Tin glaze

  • Techniques:

    Molded, Painted

  • Museum Object Number:

    1969.4731.008


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Object Number

1969.4731.008

Object Name

Tile (Fireplace or wall tile)

Category

Ceramics

Credit Line/Donor

Bequest of Henry Francis du Pont

Place of Origin

Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands, Europe

Date

1800-1850

Materials

Earthenware (delftware, faience); Tin glaze

Techniques

Molded, Painted

Dimensions (inches)

5 (H) , 5 (L)

Dimensions (centimeters)

12.8 (H) , 12.8 (L)

Object Description

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Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen Rotterdam. 1997 Kunstnijverheid en Tegels 1600-1800; Applied Arts and Tiles 1600-1800.
Four similar style manganese tiles with spider corners and same double-plant treatment of mounds: p. 376, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 1800-1850
[Book] Pluis, Jan. 1997 De Nederlandse Tegel: decors en benamingen [and] The Dutch Tile: Designs and Names 1570-1930.
A tile with similar spider's head corner motifs and central island, ca. 1790, p. 366 (A.03.01.17)
[Book] Schaap, Ella B. 1984 Dutch Tiles in the Philadelphia Museum of Art.
Tiles with similar water scenes and spider's head corner motifs, p. 134 (Fig. 169)