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    Terracotta Tamworth boasts two nationally renowned ceramics companies founded in the 19th century. Gibbs and Canning of Glascote, Tamworth,  was founded in 1847 and are nationally and internationally renowned producers of highly decorative architectural terracotta, faiences and statues. Much of their work is visible today on buildings such as The Royal Albert Hall, the Natural History Museum […]

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    Terracotta Terminal

    Identifier: 1982.268.1 · Author: Tamworth Castle

    Architectural terracotta, round terminal with spikes Gibbs & Canning manufacturers

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    Terracotta Dog

    Identifier: 1985.33.17 · Author: Tamworth Castle

    Architectural terracotta dog, possibly a Corgi. Gibbs & Canning manufacturers.

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    Terracotta frieze

    Identifier: 1970.8.1 · Author: Tamworth Castle

    terracotta frieze, large central block with ornate detail made by Gibbs & Canning, Glascote, Tamworth.

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    Terracotta Baluster

    Identifier: 1985.33.15 · Author: Tamworth Castle

    terracotta baluster Gibbs & Canning manufacturers. An example of thos made for garden balustrades at Buckingham Palace, London.

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    Terracotta Terminal

    Identifier: 1985.33.18 · Author: Tamworth Castle

    Architectural terracotta round terminal for a gate post, Gibbs & Canning manufacturers, Tamworth.

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    Terracotta vase

    Identifier: 2007.30 · Author: Tamworth Castle

    terracotta vase, plain brown / terracotta colour, undecorated column flared at top & base. Glazed inside & out. Early 20th century in date. Stamped on base: 'Skey / Tamworth'. [approx. height 255mm...

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    terracotta frieze

    Identifier: 1970.8.3 · Author: Tamworth Castle

    terracotta frieze depicting lizards, made by Gibbs & Canning, Glascote, Tamworth. Made for the Natural History Museum, London, completed in 1880.

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    terracotta frieze

    Identifier: 1970.8.4 · Author: Tamworth Castle

    terracotta frieze depicting an image of an eel, made by Gibbs & Canning, Glascote, Tamworth. Made for the Natural History Museum, London, completed in 1880.

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    terracotta frieze

    Identifier: 1970.8.8 · Author: Tamworth Castle

    terracotta frieze depicting an image of a fish with a rose behind the tail, made by Gibbs & Canning, Glascote, Tamworth. Made for the Natural History Museum, London, completed in 1880.

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    terracotta frieze

    Identifier: 1970.8.9 · Author: Tamworth Castle

    terracotta frieze depicting an image of a fish in a corner block, made by Gibbs & Canning, Glascote, Tamworth. Made for the Natural History Museum, London, completed in 1880.