Fireplace Tile

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

1700-1760

GUSN

GUSN-28412

Description

Square decorative ceramic fireplace tile; white background with blue painted scene depicting a man on his knees under a tree reaching out to a robed figure with a halo.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tile
earthenware
ceramic tile
ceramic tile
tin glaze
Bible
Delft
Bible
Delft
Tin Glazed
Tile, Fireplace

Associated Building

Original To Cooper-Frost-Austin House (Cambridge, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Tile Accession Number 1918.1290
Title Tile Accession Number 1918.1288
Title Tile Accession Number 1918.1286
Title Tile Accession Number 1918.1283
Title Tile Accession Number 1918.1282
Title Tile Accession Number 1918.1280
Title Tile Accession Number 1918.1273
Title Tile Accession Number 1918.1274
Title Tile Accession Number 1918.1275
Title Tile Accession Number 1918.1276
Title Tile Accession Number 1918.1277
Title Tile Accession Number 1918.1278
Title Tile Accession Number 1918.1281
Title Tile Accession Number 1918.1284
Title Tile Accession Number 1918.1285
Title Tile Accession Number 1918.1287
Title Tile Accession Number 1918.1289
Title Tile Accession Number 1918.1291
Title Tile Accession Number 1918.1292
Title Tile Accession Number 1950.538
Title Tile Accession Number 1982.224
Title Tile Accession Number 1933.508.1
Title Tile Accession Number 1933.508.2
Title Tile Accession Number 1933.508.3
Title Tile Accession Number 1933.508.5
Title Tile Accession Number 1933.508.6
Title Tile Accession Number 1933.508.7
Title Tile Accession Number 1933.508.8
Title Tile Accession Number 1933.513

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

5 x 5 x 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accessions

Accession Number

1918.1279

Places

Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Probably Delft (South Holland, Netherlands)