German Jugendstil Tile by NSTG Grohn Framed
This tile by Norddeutsche Steingutfabrik, Grohn, (known as "NSTG"), dates to the 1920's. Made in a raised line process it shows two herons, each one perched on the edge of an urn filled with fruits. Jugendstil or Art Deco it's a striking image. It is housed in a recent box frame in a wood finish. The tile measures 6" square. Framed the measurements are 7 1/4" square x 1 1/4" deep. The back of the tiles is marked "muster No 2596". Some traces of mortar on the back of the tile. Excellent surface, ready to hang.