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Tile

Tile

  • Place of origin:

    Stoke-on-Trent (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1875 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Minton, Hollins & Co. (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware painted with colours

  • Museum number:

    C.186E-1976

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 34, shelf 8, box 3

Physical description

Earthenware, painted in outline in reddish brown with a scene from Aesop's Fables of The Crow and the Wine Jar. England, Minton, Hollins & Co., about 1875

Place of Origin

Stoke-on-Trent (made)

Date

ca. 1875 (made)

Artist/maker

Minton, Hollins & Co. (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware painted with colours

Marks and inscriptions

'MINTON / HOLLINS & CO / STOKE ON TRENT / NO. 2. RGD.'
On the reverse

Dimensions

Length: 15.2 cm, Width: 15.2 cm

Object history note

One of sixteen tiles C.186 to P-1976.

Descriptive line

Tile of earthenware painted with colours, possibly painted by Clement Heaton, Minton Hollins & Co., Stoke-on-Trent, ca. 1875

Production Note

Possibly painted by Clement Heaton.

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Animals; Crow; Jar; Plants

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware; Tiles

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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