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Calendar Tile

2013.49.2 (RS218883)

Description

Calendar tile depicting the House of the Seven Gables on one side and a month by month calendar for the year 1929 on the other. Brown and white transfer print. Two circular holes drilled into tile for hanging.

Details

Maker
Wedgwood (Manufacturer)
Jones, McDuffee, & Stratton (Retailer)
Date
1929
Inscriptions
"HOUSE OF THE SEVEN GABLES, SALEM." (printed)
"Jones, McDuffee & Stratton Corp'n / Crockery, China & Glass Merchants, / 33 Franklin St., Boston, U.S.A." with month by month calendar for the year 1929 (printed)
"WEDGWOOD / ETRURIA, ENGLAND" (printed)
Material
earthenware
Object type
Building Components; Surface Elements
Places
United Kingdom
Descriptive terms
calendars
ceramic tile
earthenware
Tile
Dimensions
3 3/8 x 4 3/4 x 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2013.49.2
Credit Line
Gift of Carl R. Nold
GUSN
284868

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