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Tile

Tile

  • Place of origin:

    Broseley (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1890 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Day, Lewis Foreman, born 1845 - died 1910 (designer)
    Maw & Co. (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware, glazed

  • Museum number:

    C.157A-1976

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 34, shelf 8, box 2

Physical description

Tile of earthenware with a coloured relief pattern of trees on a white ground and with a border with relief motifs on green. In the corner is a stylised tree and palmettes on a purple ground.

Place of Origin

Broseley (made)

Date

ca. 1890 (made)

Artist/maker

Day, Lewis Foreman, born 1845 - died 1910 (designer)
Maw & Co. (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware, glazed

Marks and inscriptions

'FLOREAT / MAW / SALOPIA & MAW & CO / BROSELEY / SALOP'
On the reverse

Dimensions

Length: 15.2 cm, Width: 15.2 cm

Object history note

Part of four tiles C.157 to C-1976 and the total forming a relief lozenge shape.

Descriptive line

Tile of earthenware, possibly designed by L.F. Day, Maw & Co., Broseley, ca. 1890

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Glazed

Subjects depicted

Trees; Palmettes

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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