Tile with a pelicanOn display
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Tile with a pelican
Date16th century (1501 - 1600)
Material and technique
earthenware, tin-glazed,mould made
Dimensions7.3 cm (height)
7.2 cm (width)
No. of items
Presented by A.G.B. Russell, 1951.
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.