Eleven medieval floor tiles from Chertsey Abbey by Unknown Artist

Medieval tiles decorated with zodiac signs; representations of the labours of the months; lion, dragon and foliage designs made by master-craftsmen at Chertsey Abbey.

Details

Medium:
Lead glazed earthenware ceramic
Dimensions:
20 x 20 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,000 ( Total: £4,000)
Acquired in:
1999
Vendor:
Edwin A Genet

Provenance

Found in July 1996 12 feet under ground during building works in Chertsey.

Venue details

Chertsey Museum The Cedars, 33 Windsor Street, CHERTSEY Surrey KT16 8AT 01932 565764 www.chertseymuseum.org.uk

Entry details

Free to all
Offers with National Art Pass

Tue – Fri, 12.30pm – 4.30pm
Sat, 11am – 4pm

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