Rookwood Pottery Faience Architectural Tile Block Pomegranates Berries
Rookwood Faience architectural block with fruits and leaves. Measures 8" tall, 5 1/2" wide and 3" deep. Mortar on back, some small flakes. From a demolished hotel in Cleveland Ohio. Displays nicely.
The pomegranate symbolizes life and fruitfulness. Glazed architectural terra cotta pieces were made for the exteriors of buildings. They are durable pieces of art that can be used both in the home and out. This piece will look great displayed on a shelf, used as a bookend, or featured in the garden or terrace.