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Fireplace Tile

Description

Square, blue and white glazed tile depicting Christ washing feet of an apostle enclosed in double circular border with four abstract designs in each corner.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1750
Inscriptions
"#14/Top"
Associated Building
Used At Cooper-Frost-Austin House (Cambridge, Mass.).
Material
ceramic (material)
tin glaze
Object type
Building Component
Places
Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Bible
ceramic (material)
ceramic tile
Delft
Earthenware
earthenware
tile
Tile, Fireplace
tin glaze
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
5 1/8 x 5 1/8 x 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1918.1277
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
28410
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