Highlights of the British Collection:

Medieval Tiles

The Ashmolean has an interesting collection of medieval floor tiles. The bulk of the collection comes from sites in and around Oxfordshire, however a few tiles do come from further afield.

Pre-conquest floor tile from the site of Christ Church in Oxford

Floor tiles from Godstow Abbey in Oxfordshire

Archive of medieval tiles complied by A.B. Emden

Medieval paving tiles in the Parker-Hore Collection at Worcester









Tile from Godstow Abbey

Tile from Godstow Abbey

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June 2012