Manufacturer: Minton & Co.

 

Date of Manufacture: 1845 -1850.

 

Type: Earthenware with inlaid decoration and with stabbed holes to reverse.

 

Description: Inlaid encaustic tile designed by A.W.N. Pugin. 

 

Design: Cardinal quatrefoil enclosing a rose & encircled by a conventionalised foliate wreath with three-part terminals; the corners with fleurs-de-lys possibly designed by A. W. N. Pugin. Examples in the House of Commons. and <a href=http://collections.vam.ac.uk/item/O256580/tile-minton/" target="_blank">V&A.

 

Colours: Black, dark red and buff.


Dimensions: 6" x 6" x 1" (150 mm x 150 mm x 24 mm)

 

Condition: Good, some surface scratching (see photos

Glazed inlaid earthenware tile as seen in the House of Commons

SKU: Box014D
£39.99Price