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Tile

Tile

  • Place of origin:

    Jackfield (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1860-1880 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Maw & Co. (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware, moulded and glazed

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    3469K-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 30, shelf 8

Physical description

Tile of white earthenware, moulded in imitation of crystals and covered with a turquoise-blue glaze.

Place of Origin

Jackfield (made)

Date

ca. 1860-1880 (made)

Artist/maker

Maw & Co. (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware, moulded and glazed

Marks and inscriptions

A medallion with 'MAW FLOREAT SALOPIA'
In relief

Dimensions

Height: 15.9 cm, Length: 15.9 cm

Object history note

One of twelve tiles 3469 to K-1901.

Descriptive line

Tile of earthenware, moulded and covered with a glaze, Maw & Co., Benthall Works, Jackfield, ca. 1860-1880.

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

Greenhalgh, Paul (Ed.), Art Nouveau: 1890-1914 . London: V&A Publications, 2000

Production Note

Made in the Benthall Works, Jackfield.

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Moulded; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Plant

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware; Tiles

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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