Antique Minton China Works Picture Tile - Shakespeare
One of the series of 24 scenes from plays by Shakespeare designed by John Moyr Smith for Mintons China Works, pattern No. 1408. Depicted here is: "Romeo and Juliet, Act I, scene i". The tile is underglaze block-printed in sepia on a buff clay body and finished in a clear glossy glaze and signed "J.M.S." in the tile. It is in excellent condition with small edge nick at top near center; light wear as shown. Please write with any questions you may have.