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Tile, Fireplace

1944.686 (RS30810)

Description

Square, green glazed decorative ceramic tile; relief depicts profile of an old couple.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1881
Inscriptions
"THE FIRST LOVE" (front) (Molded)
"J/ OA" (front right bottom) (Molded)
"J & J.G. LOW,/ PATENT/ ART TILE WORKS/ CHELSEA,/ MASS. U.S.A./ COPYRIGHT 1881 by J & J.G. LOW" (impressed)
Material
earthenware
Object type
Building Component
Places
Chelsea (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
New Bedford (Bristol county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
ceramic tile
earthenware
tile
Tile, Fireplace
Dimensions
6 x 6 x 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1944.686
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
53852

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