Tile

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1910-1920

GUSN

GUSN-34253

Description

Square earthenware tile with a glazed gray background and a blue-gray sailboat with its reflection visible in the water.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tile
glazing (coating)
stoneware (pottery)
art pottery
Tile
Tile

Inscription

"MARBLEHEAD / 38 / POTTERY" 2.00 (Adhesive paper tag)
Sailing vessel in round medallion with "M P" on either side. (impressed)

Maker

Marblehead Pottery (Maker)

Location of Origin

Marblehead, MA, USA

Object Type

Building Components; Surface Elements

Dimensions

1 x 6 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Maude Roscoe

Accession Number

1931.1376

Places

Marblehead (Essex county, Massachusetts)