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Aesop's Fables (Dutch Border) - Minton Hollins & Co

Set of six 6inch tiles (aka Dutch).
Based on etchings by Samuel Howitt (see below), border registered 1870.
Transfer printed some versions hand coloured.

See Also:

Variety of Scenes (Dutch Border) - Minton Hollins & Co

Land and Seascapes (Dutch Border) - Minton Hollins & Co

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Hand Coloured TilesEdit

Alternate ColourwaysEdit

Samuel Howitt's original etchings Edit

Bookplates from "Work of Animals: from The Fables of Aesop, Gay, and Phaedrus" Drawn from the Life and Etched by Samuel Howitt.  Published 1811.


  • Van Lemmen, Hans. Minton Hollins Picture Tiles, Gladstone Pottery Museum, Second Edition, 1985.

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