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Tile

Design made by sunken lines of medallion in center with man's head to left, dots in border and ornaments to fill the spaces; dark brownish-green, slightly mottled; hexagonal. With frame.

Provenance

Until 1884, Alfred Greenough (b. 1843/44 - d. 1884), Milton, MA; 1884, by inheritance to his uncle, Charles H. Parker (b. 1817/18 - d. 1908); 1908, gift of Charles H. Parker to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 14, 1908)

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection

German (?),

Accession Number

08.225

Medium or Technique

Ceramic; wooden frame

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Tiles