Local BBC Sites

Neighbouring Sites

Page last updated at 09:35 GMT, Thursday, 8 April 2010 10:35 UK

Video: The 400 bathroom tile made in Exeter

Advertisement

A bathroom tile company in Exeter has produced what it claims is one of the most expensive tiles in the world.

The tile, featuring a reproduction of the painting 'The Kiss' by Gustav Klimt, was made using precious metals including 24 carat gold and platinum, and costs more than £400.

It is a limited edition tile, measuring 60cm by 60cm, produced by manufacturer Original Style.

The design took three years to develop and the finished product was fired 17 times in a kiln.

Hamish Marshall reports for BBC Spotlight.

Story Tools

BBC navigation

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific