Manufacturer: Minton & Co.

 

Date of Manufacture: 

 

Type: Inlaid encaustic terracotta clay tile.

 

Description: Decorated floor tile in neo-medieval style with maker's marks and stabbed holes to the rear. From the Hans van Lemmen Collection.

 

Design: Beast with the face of an owl and a tail ending in foilate buds set within a circular chain of eight entwined links (foils) and with quarter florets in the corners.

 

Colours: Terracotta red and buff.

 

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

 

Condition: Lower left corner has been broken and glued back. The repair is visible but adequately achieved. Other edge nibbles but overall the surface is good (see photos).

Owl in a wreath

SKU: Box060M
£49.99Price