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Tile (Spain), 17th century

This is a Tile. It is dated 17th century and we acquired it in 1929. Its medium is glazed, slip-decorated earthenware (cuenca technique). It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Eleanor Garnier Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D (GH dimensions): 15.2 × 15.2 × 1.3 cm (6 in. × 6 in. × 1/2 in.)

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Tile (Spain), 17th century; glazed, slip-decorated earthenware (cuenca technique); H x W x D (GH dimensions): 15.2 × 15.2 × 1.3 cm (6 in. × 6 in. × 1/2 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1929-17-20-a,b

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Hewitt Sisters Collect.

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