Lot 1238: Post Medieval Tile Mould with Bust of Christ
December 7, 2016
Harwich, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 16th-17th century AD. A ceramic mould for making stove tiles, square with recess to the reverse and knop handle; the design comprising four florid elements in the corners, a geometric band surrounding a circular panel with bust of Christ and lettering 'IESVS.CHRITVS'; maker's initials M.L. and green glaze to the reverse; German workmanship. 1.7 kg, 21cm (8 1/4"). Property of a Sussex Gentleman; acquired before 1990. [No Reserve]
Condition Report: Very fine condition. Rare.