Portuguese Ceramic Tile

Illustration

Kim Martins
by Pedro Ribeiro Simões
published on 27 September 2019
Portuguese Ceramic Tile

A polychrome faience azulejo (or glazed ceramic tile) showing a vase of flowers with cherubim. This tile is typical of designs influenced by Portugal's overseas colonies and territories. The tile is from Nossa Senhora da Esperança Convent, Lisbon Portugal and was made in the 17th century CE. This image was taken in 2018 CE.

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APA Style

Simões, P. R. (2019, September 27). Portuguese Ceramic Tile. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/11279/

Chicago Style

Simões, Pedro R. "Portuguese Ceramic Tile." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 27, 2019. https://www.ancient.eu/image/11279/.

MLA Style

Simões, Pedro R. "Portuguese Ceramic Tile." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 27 Sep 2019. Web. 17 Oct 2019.

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