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Portugese tile

Part of an oval band of white out-lined with yellow; yellow scroll crossing it, dark blue ground; one of four. From the cloisters of the Church of S. Joãs, Ponta Delgada, Azores.

Provenance

1895, gift of Capt. F. A. Chaves, Ponta Delgada, Portugal, to the MFA. (Accession Date: August 1, 1895)

Credit Line

Gift of Captain F. A. Chaves

Portuguese,

Accession Number

95.1356

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Tiles