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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.
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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Object reference number: MCT16899
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