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Making use of the space and volume of the former granary of Bragança House, a modern architectural and museum project houses, within its two floors, the most important collection of Islamic art in our country. The ceramic exhibits stand out, especially an exceptional set of artefacts decorated with glaze in “cuerda seca”.

This Eastern decorative technique, perfected in the potteries of al-Ândalus, will be later spread by the five-hundred-year-old tile workshops. The animal and vegetative decorative motifs pass to geometric or epigraphic motifs, reaching a strong ornamental baroque.

 
 
 
 
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