c.1890 Sherwin & Cotton Allegorical Tile "Water", Framed

REF: 5341

c.1890 Sherwin & Cotton Allegorical Tile "Water", Framed

REF: 5341

A transfer print tile in sepia and black featuring a central cartouche with a female figure symbolising "Water" seated amongst reeds, she holds a long necked cythara. The cartouche is framed within a dandelion and sun circle and surrounded by an outer ring of pomegranates and leaves. Condition: light surface wear; fine glaze crazing; nothing further found. Circa 1890, English, target back for Sherwin & Cotton. Framed ready to hang. 17.5cm/6.75in square.

  • Height 17.5 cm / 7"