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Fireplace Tile

Description

Blue underglaze painted decoration of three villagers flanked by trees in circular reserve; white clay square body.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1768-1799
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
tin (metal)
tin glaze
underglazing
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Classical Figure
Earthenware
earthenware
fireproofing tile
glazing (coating)
TILE
tin (metal)
tin glaze
Tin Glazed
Underglazed
underglazing
Dimensions
5 x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1326
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6534

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