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"Hiems" tile

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Minton, Hollins & Co., Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England, 1868-1962

Date

c. 1875

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G334
'Hiems' tile, Minton, Hollins & Co., Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England, 1868-1962
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Glazed ceramic
Size: 8 x 8 x 3/8 in. (20.32 x 20.32 x 0.95 cm)
Creation Place: England, Stoke on Trent
Culture: England
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: Mark on bottom, in relief: [MINTON / HOLLINS / & CO / PATENT / TILE / WORKS / STOKE ON / TRENT] and [145]
Physical Description: blue glaze; tondo containing scene of bearded man wearing a turban and sandals before a fire on a pedestal; urns with ribbons in corners; "HIEMS" at center bottom
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Dorothy B. Shannon
Accession Number: 2002.210.1
Artist: Minton, Hollins & Co.
Role: Manufacturer
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009