Manufacturer: Minton & Co.
Date of Manufacture: 1835 - 45
Type: Inlaid clay tile of sandwich construction.
Description: Decorated floor tile of religious design with maker's marks and twenty five stabbed holes to the rear. From the Hans van Lemmen Collection.
Design: Entwined letters 'IHS' (first three letters of Jesus in Greek) set on an insecting square and ordinal quatrefoil field and with crowns in the spandrels.
Colours: Dark blue, pale blue, brown and buff.
Dimensions: 6" x 6" x 1" (150 mm x 150 mm x 23 mm)
Condition: Chips and nibbles. (see photos).