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Manufacturer: Minton & Co.


Date of Manufacture: 1850-1860


Type: Inlaid plastic clay tiles of sandwich construction.


Description: Four inlaid encaustic floor tiles in neo-medieval style with makers marks and 25 stabbed holes to the rear.


Design: Concentric circles of florets and scrolling foliage, and with thistles at the corners.  


Colours: Red, black and buff.


Dimensions (per tile): 6" x 6" x 7/8" (150 mm x 150 mm x 22mm)


Condition: Chips and nibbles, also some mortar adhering. (see photos).

Scrolling vine roundel with thistles

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