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LOT 0498

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GBP (£) 400 - 600
EUR (€) 440 - 670
USD ($) 520 - 780

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£270 (EUR 300; USD 353) (+bp*)

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Medieval English Floor Tile Pair with Pentagram

14th century AD

A group of two glazed ceramic floor tiles decorated with vines or ribbons with bunches of grapes, forming a five-pointed star, an apotropaic symbol to protect the house from evil. 773 grams total, 11 x 11cm each (4 1/4 x 4 1/4"). Fair condition. [2]

Provenance
Ex central London gallery; acquired on the UK art market.