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Tile: EC.25-1936

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Object information

Maker(s)

Unknown (Production)

Description

Red earthenware, stamped, inlaid with white clay and lead-glazed. Square. Design of a heraldic shield, bearing the arms and badges of Ferrers.

Notes

History note: Ulverscroft Priory. Collection of the Duke of Rutland

Legal notes

Given by the Duke of Rutland

Measurements and weight

Depth: 1.8 cm
Height: 12.0 cm
Width: 12.0 cm

Relative size of this object

12 cm12 cm1.8 cm What does this represent?

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Place(s) associated

  • Chilvers Coton ⪼ Warwickshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1936-02-13) by Duke of Rutland

Dating

14th Century
Medieval
Circa 1300 CE - 1400 1400 CE

Note

English; Chilvers Coton, Warwickshire

Components of the work

Decoration:

Materials used in production

red Earthenware

Techniques used in production

Lead-glazing

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: EC.25-1936
Primary reference Number: 15238
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Tile" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/15238 Accessed: 2021-10-13 17:53:32

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