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What a treat this museum was. A tribute to the history of ceramic tiles in Portugal, and a few Dutch tiles thrown in for good measure. Here’s a representative sample.

I will attribute the pieces and artists at a later date when more time’s available.

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Turtles in the courtyard setting of the cafeteria.

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Best sign for Ladies and Gents ever!

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The site of the Museum was originally a church.

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