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1920.762 (RS30706)

Description

Square, decorative ceramic tile; transfer print of multiple views, exterior and interior, of the Old Meeting House, Hingham, Massachusetts

Details

Maker
Mintons (Maker)
Norcross, Mellon & Co. (Vendor)
Date
1887
Inscriptions
"Old Beams in the Roof" "Belfrey North Side"/ "The Old Meeting House/ Hingham Mass./ erected MDCLXXXI" (front) (printed)
"MINTONS/ CHINA WORKS/ STOKE ON TRENT" "L" (back) (Molded)
"COPYRIGHT/ 1887/ NORCROSS, MELLEN & CO." (back) (stamped)
RoNo 8699 [pattern number] (back) (stamped)
Location of origin
England
Material
ceramic tile
earthenware
glaze
Object type
Building Component
Places
Hingham (Plymouth County, Massachusetts)
London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
ceramic tile
Commemorative
earthenware
glaze
Historic Building
Tile
tile
People and organizations
Mintons
Dimensions
6 x 6 x 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.762
Credit Line
Estate of Mrs. Jane N. Grew
GUSN
199821

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