Item NMC/0916B - Ceramic tile fragment

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NMC/0916B

Title

Ceramic tile fragment

Date(s)

  • 19th century (Creation)

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One item

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Scope and content

Polychrome (blue, purple, green) glazed ceramic tile fragment with hand-painted flowers and leaves. 'Damascus' handwrirtten in red on one edge. Damascus is the capital of Syria. Label on verso - 'Damascus'.

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(Not available / given)

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Gifted to The Glasgow School of Art by Francis Newbery (see GSA minute book, 21/12/1921).

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Polychrome glazed ceramic fragment.

Dimensions: 92 x 127 x 20 mm

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This fragment forms part of a set of six ceramic fragments, possibly of Persian origin, consisting NMC/0916A - NMC/0916F inclusive.

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