Exhibition file: Les épis de faîtage de la Côte Fleurie

From 02/03/2024 to 11/11/2024

Placed on the top of the roofs, the roof finial expresses the taste of its owner but also the continuity of the regional tradition with production was peak in the 15th century and revived for the seaside villas of the 19th century.

This exhibition-file reveals the diversity of the roof finials and explains the savoir-faire of the Poterie du Mesnil de Bavent, a Pays d’Auge factory which perpetuates the tradition of Norman roof finials.

Curator :

Roma Lambert, director of the Villa du Temps retrouvé

This exhibition is organized in collaboration with the Poterie du Mesnil de Bavent.

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