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Molded Tile

Date:
late 13th–early 14th century
Geography:
Made in Niederosterreich, Austria
Culture:
Austrian
Medium:
Lead glazed earthenware
Dimensions:
Overall: 3 15/16 x 5 1/2in. (10 x 14cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Tiles
Credit Line:
The Cloisters Collection, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.112.1
Not on view
From the castle of Kreuzenstein/Waldviertel; Count Hans Wilczek, Burg Kreuzenstein, Austria ; [ Blumka Gallery, New York (sold 1991)]
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "One Hundred Twenty-First Annual Report of the Trustees for the Fiscal Year July 1, 1990, through June 30, 1991." Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 121 (1991). p. 35.

Benton, Janetta Rebold, ed. Medieval Monsters: Dragons and Fantastic Creatures. Katonah: Katonah Museum of Art, 1995. pp. 11–12, 33, fig. 16.

Wixom, William D., ed. Mirror of the Medieval World. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1999. no. 149, p. 129.



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