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Fireplace Tile

1918.1285 (RS30681)

Description

Square, blue and white glazed tile depicting baptism of Christ enclosed in double circular border with four abstract floral designs at corners.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1750
Associated Building
Cooper-Frost-Austin House (Cambridge, Mass.).
Material
ceramic glaze
earthenware
firing (technique)
tin glaze
Object type
Building Component
Places
Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
biblical studies
ceramic glaze
ceramic tile
Christ
Earthenware
earthenware
firing (technique)
tile
Tile, Fireplace
tin glaze
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
5 1/8 x 5 1/8 x 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1918.1285
GUSN
191437
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