Full Details for Lot 699

Sale 1904 Lot 699

Italian High-Glaze Terracotta Tile Wall

20th century, the roundel centers decorated with images of the constellations and depicting their polychrome zodiac symbols, on a ground of amber, decorated with scattered gilt stars, a compass star in the upper left, one tile reading "TANAGRA, ROMA", 160 pieces plus additional tiles not pictured.
overall h. 72", w. 120"

Estimate $1,200-1,800

**Tiles were previously installed in a home. In the removal process, many were damaged; many of which were repaired and glued back together; many have glue/adhesive residue on backing. There are additional tiles besides those that are photographed. The tiles are in numerous boxes and approximately 10-15% of them have some type of imperfection.

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