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Patterns of Maw & Co.'s Encaustic Tile, Geometrical Mosaic and Plain Tile Pavements, and Majolica and Enamelled Wall Tiles, White Glazed Tiles, Etc

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1870 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Maw & Co. (makers)
    Leighton Brothers (printers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    colour lithograph

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 95, shelf B, box 69

Physical description

Patterns for tiles and tile pavements made by Maw and Co., Benthall Works, Broseley, Shropshire. In volume.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


ca. 1870 (made)


Maw & Co. (makers)
Leighton Brothers (printers)

Materials and Techniques

colour lithograph


Height: 14.625 in volume, Width: 10.625 in volume

Descriptive line

Patterns for tiles made by Maw & Co., printed by Leighton Brothers, Great Britain, ca. 1870

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1925, London: Board of Education, 1926.


Paper (fiber product)


Colour lithography

Subjects depicted



Prints; Tiles


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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