Rare Pair Antique Italian Maiolica Tiles With Entertainers Early 19th C
February 22, 2019
Pre owned luxury watches, handbags and jewellery – Xupes. Xupes – Luxury Watches, Fine Art, Photography and Antiques. Antiques & Fine Art Catalogue. PAIR ANTIQUE ITALIAN MAIOLICA TILES WITH ENTERTAINERS EARLY 19TH C. Scroll Down for more large images below text. Width 11,25cm, Height 16,5cm. Italian, Maiolica although not marked. Please see item description. We offer this rare and stylish antique pair Italian maiolica tiles decorated with entertainers and dating from the early 19th century. The rectangular stoneware tiles are thickly potted and each has a scene with figures entertaining painted in coloured enamels on a white cracquel ground. One has a figure performing a hand stand while supporting two seated figures on a plank supported on his feet while the other tile is painted with an act involving a blind folded girl by a table with various shaped stones. The tiles are not marked. Condition The tiles are offered in excellent condition considering their age. There is no restoration and while having some glaze chipping around the edges this does not impact on the wonderful design of these stylish tiles. A stunning and rare pair of tiles and a wonderful addition to any serious collection! We cannot and will not declare items below the sale value. This item has been fully inspected in house. All items are researched thoroughly by our experts who have accumulated over 30 years of experience, we check authenticity and provenance in line with the strict standards of our Xupes Promise. We always include a detailed condition report and high definition images, this ensures absolute transparency for the customer. We encourage our clients to read both our description and view our images to determine the age and authenticity of the piece and we are always happy to provide additional information if required. Otherwise we will accept personal cheque, Postal Order, Bank Transfer or Cash on collection (preferred). Please ask at the time of ordering. All items are sent fully insured. While we are not liable for these additional charges we do encourage clients to research these prior to purchasing items from us. The liability for any damage incurred during transit will remain with the sender and all items dispatched by us will be sent fully insured. We are in no way affiliated with any of the brands we sell. This is a private sale. This watch is guaranteed 100% authentic as are all items we sell. Please see our feedback. Please take a moment to view our other items. Xupes is a web based company dealing in fine watches, jewellery, art and antiques and associated luxury goods. The company was established in 2009 and bases its trading on strict policies of absolute honesty, integrity and professionalism. We consider you, the client, as paramount to the success of our business. All our products are fully backed by our guarantees giving you total piece of mind. We also have exclusive access to one of the most exciting photographic archives accumulated over the past 65 years. Xupes Limited is a registered company in England & Wales registration no. Xupes Limited is not associated with any of the brands listed. We sell only branded watches. We do not cover accidental damage or loss. We sell fine jewellery and work with specialist suppliers to bring you honest and accurate descriptions. We can however modify items (such as resizing rings) although there may be a small charge. However any tampering or alteration will invalidate this guarantee. Art, Antiques & Photography. The item “RARE PAIR ANTIQUE ITALIAN MAIOLICA TILES WITH ENTERTAINERS EARLY 19TH C” is in sale since Friday, October 13, 2017. This item is in the category “Pottery, Porcelain & Glass\Pottery\Continental”. The seller is “xupesartandantiques” and is located in Hertfordshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Size: Width 11,25cm, Height 16,5cm
- Marks & Origin: Italian, Maiolica although not marked
- Age: Early 19th century
- Item Condition: Please see item description
- Ref No.: CE1311067