Rectangular ceiling tile with garland and classical profile head in a headbandOn display
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Rectangular ceiling tile with garland and classical profile head in a headband
Material and technique
earthenware, tin-glazed, arista technique
Dimensions24.3 cm (height)
13.5 cm (width)
No. of items
Presented by Dr Anthony Ray, 1994.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 56 | Arts of the Renaissance
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Glossary of terms
Ceramic material made of clay which is fired to a temperature of c.1000-1200⁰c. The resulting ceramic is non-vitreous and varies in colour from dark red to yellow.