Tiles: "BBB" design. 2 double repeat

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Tiles: "BBB" design. 2 double repeat

William De Morgan (1839 - 1917)

Date: 1898-1907
Dimensions:
10 x 155 x 155 mm
Medium: hand painted earthenware tiles
Object number: CE118
DescriptionThis elaborate floral design known as "BBB" was probably the most popular design of all William De Morgan's tiles. The design became known as "BBB" through its association with the Norwich based, cast iron fireplace firm, Barnard, Bishop and Barnard, who frequently included these tiles into their fireplaces.