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Delftware tile with a skating scene

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An image of Earthenware, tin-glazed white on the upper surface and painted in blue. A skating scene. A group of men skating on a frozen canal. In the background, two windmills, a church and houses. There is a hole in the top left and in the lower right corner. Height 12.6 cm, width 12.6 cm, depth 0.9 cm, circa 1700-1800. Netherlands.

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Earthenware, tin-glazed white on the upper surface and painted in blue. A skating scene. A group of men skating on a frozen canal. In the background, two windmills, a church and houses. There is a hole in the top left and in the lower right corner. Height 12.6 cm, width 12.6 cm, depth 0.9 cm, circa 1700-1800. Netherlands.

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  • Accession Number: C.2816-1928
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Photographer name: Michael Jones
  • Image height: 1024 pixels
  • Image width: 1006 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.6 (Macintosh)
  • Filesize: 286.00kB
  • Exposure time: 1/15
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Captured: 2012:07:02 12:12:26

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18th Century Artist/Maker Christmas Date Delftware Department Fitz_AA Material Nationalities Netherlandish Object Type Other Keywords Winter Workflow Xmas _WF_AdOK _WF_KWD _WF_OPAC _WF_PCtd canals clothes clothing cold costume fashion frozen leisure male man men outdoor pottery seasons skaters skating tiles towns townsfolk village villagers weather windmills

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rgb(208,208,208), rgb(12,12,16), rgb(115,120,148), rgb(86,89,120), rgb(153,158,177), rgb(140,138,155), rgb(173,171,176), rgb(107,102,90), rgb(154,150,137), rgb(75,81,124), rgb(76,92,116)

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