Style: Art nouveau
Technique: Embossed majolica
Dimensions: 3" x 6"
Date: 1905 (registered)
A rarely found and super tile from this
famous company, a design of simple motifs but
full creating a complex overall vision in two
shades of blue. Has something of the Voysey
about it but there are only seven tile designs
for Pilkington recorded by Voysey.
Versos very clean, embossed P in opposing
corners and design registration number, some
clay loss from adhesive removal, the design
registration number is incorrect being for 1903.
It is not so uncommon for registration numbers
to be wrong with major manufacturers who
registered many design such as Richards and
Barrat but Pilkington made many more errors than
Price: £180 (approx $239)