Gorgeous vintage ceramic tile set from the "Aegean Series" consists of 4 decoupage tiles with original illustrations from the early 19th century. The coasters are varnished and cork backed. This mesmerizing and affordable reproduction of rare Sea Life creatures from the 19th century.
The illustrations were found from Marcus Elieser Bloch (1723–1799) who was a German medical doctor and naturalist. Although he had limited education, he became a teacher in Hamburg, learned to read and write German, Latin and studied anatomy. He later settled in Berlin where he became a physician. Always interested in natural history, he amassed a private collection of natural objects. He is generally considered one of the most important ichthyologists of the 18th century, and wrote many papers on natural history, comparative anatomy, and physiology.
This Ceramic tile coasters set of four is perfect to use as beach house coasters, modern coasters and beverage coasters. If you’re looking for ceramic tile coasters for sale, this is the perfect one with Travertine coasters and Vintage ceramic tile. If you would like a different size, you're welcome to get in touch and we can do a custom order! Please note: Since each travertine tile is unique, differences in color and structure are possible.