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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
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