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Fireplace Tile

1970.660 (RS115477)

Description

Floor to fireplace. Buff colored clay body with slip decoration, probably screened process. Brown and black Renaissance diamond border with circular devices enclosing a four-part scroll and palmettos design. Forms overall checkered pattern with border tiles of interlocking ovals and a floral element.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
earthenware
Object type
Building Components; Surface Elements
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Earthenware
fireproofing tile
Tile
Tile, Fireplace
Dimensions
6.125 x 6.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.660
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64540
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