Fireplace Tile

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

ca. 1700-1750

GUSN

GUSN-28426

Description

Fireplace tile. Square, polychrome tile depicting Japanese man looking upwards and younger son holding small fan; four red and blue florets in corners. Probably English.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tile
ceramic tile
earthenware
earthenware
ceramic glaze
firing (technique)
Earthenware
Tile
Tin Glazed
Tile, Fireplace

Associated Building

Used At 28 Walnut Street,

Related Items

Title Tile Accession Number 1918.1307
Title Tile Accession Number 1918.1304
Title Tile Accession Number 1918.1311
Title Tile Accession Number 1918.1300

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1918.1297