Circular roof end-tile with floral decorationOn display
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Circular roof end-tile with floral decoration
Date2nd half of the 7th century AD
Unified Silla Dynasty (AD 668 - 935)
Material and technique
earthenware, with impressed decoration
Dimensions13.7 x 12.7 x 3.2 cm max. (height x width x depth)
No. of items
Purchased with the assistance of the Victoria and Albert Museum Fund and the Friends of the Ashmolean Museum, 1983.
Museum locationGround floor | Gallery 10 | China to AD 800
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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.