Spanish-Moorish tiles panel

Fernan Martinez Quijarro1503 A.D.

Museu Nacional de Machado de Castro

Museu Nacional de Machado de Castro
Coimbra, Portugal

These "corda seca" tiles have a similar pattern to the mudejar ceilings and were imported from Seville in 1503 to decorate the Cathedral.


  • Title: Spanish-Moorish tiles panel
  • Creator: Fernan Martinez Quijarro
  • Date Created: 1503 A.D.
  • Location Created: Machado de Castro National Museum, Coimbra, Portugal
  • Physical Dimensions: 55 cm x 55 cm
  • Type: Tiling
  • Rights: Photo: DGPC/ADF - Photographic Documentation Archive
  • Medium: Ceramic. "Corda seca" tiles

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