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1922.704 (RS30707)

Description

Square, decorative tile, cream-colored background with brown transfer print of the Hancock House and inscription, inside a cream-colored cardboard box with inscription.

Details

Maker
Mintons (Maker)
Date
1864-1920
Inscriptions
""Old/ Hancock House"/ Beacon Street/ Boston./ Erected 1737 Demolished 1863" (front) (around a circle with a globe in the center, "MINTON" across the globe)
"MINTONS/ CHINA WORKS/ STONE ON TRENT/ MADE IN ENGLAND" (back) (printed)
"pUBLISHED BY/ MACULLAR PARKER & COMPANY." (back) (impressed)
"STOKE UPON TRENT/ WAL ? LONDON/ MINTON" (impressed)
""MACULLAR PARKER COMPANY"/ BOSTON" (top of cardboard bos holding tile)
Location of origin
England
Material
cardboard
ceramic tile
earthenware
glaze
Object type
Building Component
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Brookline (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
England (United Kingdom) [country]
London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
cardboard
ceramic tile
Commemorative
earthenware
glaze
Historic House
Tile
tile
People and organizations
Mintons
Dimensions
6 x 6 x 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1922.704
Credit Line
Estate of Miss Frances Greely Stevenson
GUSN
29591
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