Technique: Multicolour block
8" x 8"
Date: 1880 (circa)
A good japanese inspired aesthetic movement
design with wading bird and bamboo and blossom
A similar six inch tile is shown in the
Mintons catalogue with pattern number 1377
indicating an introduction date of around 1875,
the eight inch version would be of similar
Verso very clean, embossed Mintons etc and
Price: £140 (approx $207)
Two small glaze flakes to the rim, minor
losses to the rim in part due to manufacturing
constraints, surface near perfect.