Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Two-Colored Tile

Date:
late 14th–early 15th century
Geography:
Made in Midlands, England
Culture:
British
Medium:
Fired earthenware with slip decoration and lead glaze
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 1/4 x 5 3/8 x 1 3/8 in. (13.3 x 13.7 x 3.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Tiles
Credit Line:
The Cloisters Collection, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.112.3
Not on view
Probably from Cheshire; [ 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.

Wixom, William D., ed. Mirror of the Medieval World. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1999. no. 196, p. 164.



Related Objects

Tile with kneeling hart

Date: late 15th century Medium: Fired earthenware with slip decoration and lead glaze Accession: 1983.236.4 On view in:Not on view

Two-Colored Heraldic Tile

Date: late 15th century Medium: Fired earthenware with slip decoration and lead glaze Accession: 1983.236.3 On view in:Not on view

Two-Colored Tile with Arms of the Beauchamp Family

Date: 14th–15th century Medium: Fired earthenware, with slip decoration and lead glaze Accession: 1983.236.1 On view in:Not on view

Two-Colored Tile

Date: late 14th century Medium: Fired earthenware with slip decoration and lead glaze Accession: 1983.236.2 On view in:Not on view

Fragment from a Vessel

Date: late 1400s Medium: Incised slipware with lead glaze Accession: 52.49.3 On view in:Gallery 307