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1933.541 (RS30799)

Description

Square, decorative ceramic tille; white background, blue print of the Massachusetts State House in 1818, cows in foreground, men and a man with a wheelbarrow in the midground.

Details

Maker
Minton (Maker)
Date
1880-1910
Inscriptions
"State House Boston 1818" (front) (printed)
"PUBLISHED BY/ MACULLAR PARKER & COMPANY"/ "MINTON/ CHINA WORKS/ STOKE ON TRENT/ MADE IN ENGLAND" (impressed)
"STOKE UPON TRENT/ WALBROOK LONDON/ MINTON" (in and around circle with globe in center with "minton" across) (stamped)
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Subject Boston State House.
Material
ceramic tile
earthenware
glaze
Object type
Building Component
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Brookline (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Boston State House
ceramic tile
earthenware
glaze
Tile
tile
People and organizations
Minton
Dimensions
6 x 6 x 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.541
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry P. Spaulding
GUSN
35713

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