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Ofenkachelfragment mit Darstellung Herrscher, grün glasiert

  • Object
  • Unbekannt
  • Fundort: Berlin (Stadt)
  • 16. Jahrhundert

These shards showing portraits of rulers were used in Renaissance-era tiled stoves that were destroyed during construction work in the early seventeenth century. The tiles reflect the political and religious convictions of the lords of the palace. The people portrayed were probably royal supporters of Protestantism. The prince electors of Brandenburg were also Protestants from 1539 onwards.

Detailed information

Involved Persons/Corporate Bodies
Period Produced
16. Jahrhundert
Exhibition Format
9,0 x 7,0 x 3,5 cm
200 g
Places / Cultures
Fundort: Berlin (Stadt)
Exhibition Location
UG.224.B2 E0105 Vitrine
Exhibition & Module
DA02 Palace Basement / DA02 0105 Heating Showcase
Owner/Managing Institution
Museum für Vor- und Frühgeschichte - Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Vor- und Frühgeschichte
Inventory Number
IF 23829/1548
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