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1925.35 (RS30709)

Description

Square, ceramic tile, white background with blue transfer print of the John Hancock House

Details

Maker
Mintons (Maker)
Date
ca. 1900
Inscriptions
""Old Hancock House"/ Beacon Street/ Boston/ Erected 1737 Demolished 1863" (front) (printed)
"MINTONS/ CHINA WORKS/ STOKE ON TRENT/ MADE IN ENGLAND" (back) (impressed)
"PUBNLISHED BY/ MACULLAR PARKER & COMPANY." (impressed)
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Subject John Hancock House (Boston, Mass.).
Material
ceramic tile
earthenware
glaze
Object type
Building Component
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Groton (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
ceramic tile
Commemorative
earthenware
glaze
Historic House
Tile
tile
People and organizations
Mintons
Dimensions
6 x 6 x 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1925.35
Credit Line
Gift from Mrs. Lawrence Park
GUSN
30497
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