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2006.44.1523 (RS98138)

Description

Square tile, white background with image in blue of the "Old Hancock House" on Beacon Street, Boston. The four side edges are also glazed in white.

Details

Maker
Macalur Parker, Company (Publisher)
Date
After 1879
Inscriptions
" "Old / Hancock House" / Beacon Street / Boston. / Erected 1737 Demolished 1863." (Blue glaze on front of tile)
"PUBLISHED BY / MACULLAR PARKER & COMPANY." (Blue glaze on back)
"B / B" (In relief, from mold, on back of tile)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
ceramic (material)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
ceramic (material)
ceramic tile
Tile
Dimensions
1/2 x 5 7/8 x 5 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1523
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
181304

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