Tile with the arms of Gonzaga

On display


  • Title

    Tile with the arms of Gonzaga

  • Artist/maker

    workshop of Antonio Fideli (active 1493 - 1494)
  • Associated place

    Pesaro (place of creation)
    Mantua (original location)
  • Date

    c. 1493 - 1494
  • Material and technique

    earthenware, tin-glazed (maiolica), polychrome

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    25 cm (length)
    25 cm (width)
    4.5 cm (depth)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Purchased with the assistance of funds from several donors, 2001.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 56 | Arts of the Renaissance
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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Glossary of terms


Further reading

Wilson, Timothy, Italian Maiolica and Europe: Medieval and Later Italian Pottery in the Ashmolean Museum, 1 (Oxford/Ashmolean Museum, 2017), pp. 383 - 385 no. 201

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