Manises tile with eagle
Manises floor tile decorated with eagle in blue. According to Gonzales Marti the arm of the Torres-Aquilar family. The children of Berenguer Martin torres y Aguilar, who was treasurer of Maria de Castilla wife of King Alfonso de Aragon, used these tiles in several floors. This tile was used in a house at Valencia, Calle Huerfanos 1, now demolished and in Castle de Alacuas, where these tiles are still in a floor on the first floor. Tile is in good condition, all sides with small chips, cutting marks to back.
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