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1934.2858 (RS30806)

Description

Square decorative ceramic tile; cream colored background; brown transfer print of the Old Meeting House in Hingham.

Details

Maker
Mintons (Maker)
Date
ca. 1900
Inscriptions
"The/ Old Meeting House/ Hingham/ Mass/ Erected/ MDCLXXXI" (front) (printed)
"MINTONS/ CHINA WORKS/ STOKE ON TRENT" (back) (impressed)
"STOKE UPON TRENT/ WA BROOK LONDON/ MINTON" (in and around circle with globe in center with "Minton" across) (stamped)
Material
ceramic tile
earthenware
glaze
Object type
Building Component
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Hingham (Plymouth County, Massachusetts)
London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
ceramic tile
Earthenware
earthenware
glaze
Tile
tile
People and organizations
Mintons
Dimensions
6 x 6 x 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.2858
Credit Line
Gift from Mrs. Harry S. Long
GUSN
37382

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