A solid buff earthenware tile with a thin upper layer of red and white earthenware in a pattern of a white lozenge against a red background. The surface is incised with a grid of sixteen squares simulating mosaic. No maker's mark but a grid of squares.
- 1880 (circa)
- Factory in: Poole
- (Europe,British Isles,England,Dorset,Purbeck,Purbeck, Isle of,Poole)
- Length: 10.6 centimetres
- Width: 10.8 centimetres
Inscription CommentA grid of squares impressed.
For the most up-to-date account of the firm, see Leslie Hayward and Paul Atterbury (ed.), 'Poole Pottery: Carter & Company and their Successors 1873-1995', Shepton Beauchamp, Richard Dennis Publications.
Prehistory and Europe
If you’ve noticed a mistake or have any further information about this object, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Object reference number: MCT16899
British Museum collection data is also available in the W3C open data standard, RDF, allowing it to join and relate to a growing body of linked data published by organisations around the world.
The Museum makes its collection database available to be used by scholars around the world. Donations will help support curatorial, documentation and digitisation projects.