Collection of about 7,000 English medieval tiles representing 4,450 designs from 210 sites in 31 counties, including finds from three kilns.

Pavements from Belvoir Priory, Hales Owen, Byland, Rievaulx and Meaux Abbeys, Maxstoke and Canynages in Bristol (a private house). Accompanied by a bound manuscript catalogue, a volume of coloured drawings and specially made cabinets.


From the collection of the Duke of Rutland

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