Calendar Tile

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1921

GUSN

GUSN-31308

Description

Small, vertically rectangular, decorative ceramic tile; brown print depicting the John Harvard Statue, with border (front); 1921 Calendar (back); hole drilled at the top

Details

Descriptive Terms

calendars
ceramic tile by technique
earthenware
ceramic tile by technique
glaze
Tile
Commemorative
Tile

Inscription

"JOHN HARVARD/ FOUNDER/ HARVARD COLLEGE" (front) (printed)
"Calendare/ 192/ Jones McDuffee & Stratton Corp'n/ Crockery, China & Glass Merchants,/ 33 Frnaklin Street. Boston, U.S.A." (printed)
"WEDGWOOD ETRURIA ENGLAND" (back) (printed)

People and Organizations

Jones, McDuffee, & Stratton

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Maker

Jones, McDuffee, & Stratton (Vendor)
Wedgwood (Maker)

Object Type

Building Components; Surface Elements

Dimensions

4 3/4 x 3 1/4 x 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift from Mrs. Olaf Giel Ljangstiat

Accession Number

1927.280

Places

Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Bethesda (Montgomery county, Maryland)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Maryland (United States)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
England (United Kingdom) [country]