Tile

ca. 1775-1780 (made)

Green, Guy

Width: 12.7 cm, Length: 12.7 cm, Thickness: 0.8 cm

414:848-1885 CER

Delftware. Tile, tin-glazed earthenware with transfer-printed decoration, probably printed by Guy Green, Liverpool, ca. 1775-1780.

Tin-glazed earthenware tile, square, transfer-printed in black wash over with transparent green enamel, with a classical urn with a medallion and satyr mask handles. Border of rococo scrolls. The design has been covered with oil paint and gilding, which is partially worn off.

Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

Location: Ceramics Study Galleries, Britain, room 138, case 4, shelf 8, box TRAY2

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