Square greeting card - blue and white tile with a design of tree, pine, and bamboo, with a rock below and swallows above. Lozenge shapes in each corner. From the collection of The Fitzwilliam Museum, brought to you by CuratingCambridge.com

Blossoms and Birds Tile - Greeting card


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Porcelain tile with blossoms and birds, c.1662

Decorated with a delicate yet bold design of prunus tree, pine and bamboo, accompanied by a rock and swallows, this porcelain tile was created in China during the Kangxi Period. The corners are adorned by lozenges, which number among the Eight Precious Things and are symbols of good fortune in Chinese culture. 
Product details:
  • Single square greeting card
  • 16 x 16 cm
  • Blank inside, cello bagged with envelope
  • Printed in the UK using carbon balanced materials

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