Square ceramic tile
Marblehead Pottery (active 1904–1936)
Object Place: Marblehead, Massachusetts, United States
2.54 x 15.87 x 15.87 cm (1 x 6 1/4 x 6 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Pressed earthenware with polychrome glaze
Not On View
Impressed with the Marblehead symbol, a square-rigged sailing ship seen head-on, flanked by the letter "M" and "P" to left and right, all within a circle. An elliptical paper label is marked "MARBLEHEAD / POTTERY"; the price [one dollar] is in pencil.
Collecton of Lura Woodside Watkins; to MFA, 1987, gift of C. Malcolm and Joan P. Watkins.
Gift of C. Malcolm and Joan P. Watkins in memory of Lura Woodside Watkins