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130 E Swamp Rd
Doylestown, PA 18901
 
Until further notice, the Moravian Pottery and Tile Works is open for visitation daily by appointment only by phoning 215-348-6090. Please go to the Main Moravian Pottery and Tile Works page for more information.


Moravian Pottery & Tile Works

The Spanish Griffin
Members Limited Edition

2019 278griffin

Free Gift with Membership

 

The 3x3 Spanish Griffin, # 278 in both the 1906 & 1913 Catalogues of the Moravian Pottery & Tile Works was freely adapted from a 14th century hand-painted tile known in Spanish as an 'olambrilla' tile. Symbolizing strength and courage, the griffin is a mythological creature with the head and wings of an eagle and the hindquarters of a lion