Tile

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1700-1833

GUSN

GUSN-6070

Description

Hand-painted Dutch scene in mulberry (pruple) and white. Center scene contains church, windmill, and sailboat; stylized palm-like leaves extend from corners on border; leaves connected by elongated C-scroll.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tile
earthenware
painting (image-making)
hand-painted
palm leaf
glazing (coating)
tin glaze
tin (metal)
churches (buildings)
palm leaf
sailboats
windmills
Earthenware
Tin Glazed
Painted
Windmill
Sailboat
Church
Palm
TILE

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Holland; England

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

5 x 5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1130

Places

Probably
Possibly