Fireplace Tile

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

1695-1750

GUSN

GUSN-28427

Description

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

Associated Building

Used At 28 Walnut Street,

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1918.1298

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Brookline (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)

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