ESCOYEZ LOUIS À TERTRE ET À HAUTRAGE
Belgian Antique Fireplace Tile of a Lion
A press molded tile of a lion's head surrounded by a wreath from ESCOYEZ LOUIS À TERTRE ET À HAUTRAGE in Belgium. The company exhibited at the Columbian Exposition in 1893. This tile is made from a white clay body covered in a translucent brown glaze. Measures 4 3/4" square and 1/2" thick. The back is unmarked. The condition is very good with some small flakes on edges, corners and traces of mortar on the back.