This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions), and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.

 

See more objects with the color darkgrey slategrey darkslategrey darkslategrey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

1938

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2020

  • You found it!

Tile (England), mid-18th century

This is a Tile. It was created by John Bowen and manufactured by Joseph Fowler Factory. It is dated mid-18th century and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is tin-enamelled earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Friends of the Museum Fund.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D (laying flat): 12.6 x 12.6 cm (4 15/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Tile (England), mid-18th century; John Bowen ; tin-enamelled earthenware; H x W x D (laying flat): 12.6 x 12.6 cm (4 15/16 x 4 15/16 in.); Museum purchase from Friends of the Museum Fund; 1938-12-4

This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions). You can copy, modify, and distribute this work without contacting the Smithsonian. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18345901/ |title=Tile (England), mid-18th century |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=9 August 2020 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>