Copley Square tile

American
about 1871–76
Manufacturer John Marriott Blashfield (about 1820–1882), Architect John Hubbard Sturgis (1834–1888)


Object Place: Stamford, England

Dimensions

22.86 x 22.86 x 5.08 cm (9 x 9 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

1986.103

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

On View

Mary Stamas and Frances Vrachos Hemicycle Gallery (Gallery 148)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Earthenware

Provenance

1906, salvaged from the demolished Museum of Fine Arts building in Copley Square, Boston by Thomas J. Cuneen, Boston; by descent to his son, William A. Cuneen, Boston; 1986, gift of Cuneen to the MFA. (Accession date: March 26, 1986)

Credit Line

Gift of William A. Cuneen