William Morris Dear House Decorative Terracotta Wall Tile

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Beautiful decorative wall tile using an inscription from the pelmet of William Morris's four poster bed at Kelmscott Manor, his beloved home in the Cotswolds. The words are part of a poem he wrote to his country home, "kind and dear is the old house here, and my heart is warm, midst winter's harm..." The quote forms a ribbon laid on a design by Morris for his Bird woven textile of 1878.

The endearing tile makes it a charming addition to any well loved home as well as a wonderful house warming gift.

The tile measures 10.2 cm x 10.2 cm and has one fixing hole towards the top in the middle of the flower between the birds' heads.

These tiles are hand made in Somerset using clay from Stoke-On-Trent.

These frost resistant decorative pieces can be used as wall decor in many different situations in the home and garden: on a mantle piece or beam, on or over a door, kitchen splash back, in a porch, conservatory, gardens, gate/gate post, built into risers of steps or patio/courtyard wall, just to name a few.

We deliver either by: Royal Mail First Class or Standard Parcel Service (estimated 3 to 5 business days) depending on the size, weight and value of the item. We aim to dispatch products within 2 working days of an order.

For the shipment of antiques, we can provide you with a quotation for delivery by a courier service or you are welcome to pick up the item by appointment.