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 Maw 8x8 Printed Tile

 

Style: Persian
• Technique: Transfer printed
• Maker: Maw & Co.
Dimensions: 8" x 8"
Date: 1920 (circa)

• Condition: Very fine
• Price: £145 (approx. $178)
• Ref: 06961

 

A bold design crossing the boundaries of greek and persian styles, the focus a stylised acanthus/palmette motif in predominently persian colours surrounded by conventionalised quarter flowerhead motifs in the corners which would combine when arranges en masse.

There's something of a conundrum in dating this Maw & Co. tile with a 19thC persian style pattern for it bears Made in England verso. The design no doubt dates from the 1870s/80s but it seems strange that it appears with Made in England verso which apparently was only used by Maw & Co. from the 1920s (however was in use from 1890). It does seem incongruous that such an old design was made so many years later, perhaps it was made for a renovation project.

Verso very clean, embossed Maw & Co., made in England.

Perfect rim, minor surface marks.

 

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EU Priority +£20

US and World Priority +£24

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