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Fireplace Tile

Description

Square, polychrome tile depicting Japanese man looking upwards and younger son holidng small fan; four red and blue florets in corners. Probably English.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1700-1750
Associated Building
28 Walnut Street.
Material
ceramic glaze
earthenware
firing (technique)
tin glaze
Object type
Building Component
Places
Brookline (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
ceramic glaze
earthenware
Earthenware
firing (technique)
Tile
tile
Tile, Fireplace
tin glaze
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
5 x 5 x 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1918.1299
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
28428
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