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Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Glazed earthenware
  • Place Manufactured: Zanesville, Ohio, United States
  • DATES ca. 1885
    DIMENSIONS 6 x 6 x 1/2 in. (15.2 x 15.2 x 1.3 cm)
    MARKINGS Underside, impressed in raised letters: "A.E. TILE Cº.LIMITED"
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    ACCESSION NUMBER 2012.15.1
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Robert Tuggle
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Tile with light brown glaze depicting the head and shoulders of a chubby male child (under 5) with short hair and looking to one side and smiling, wearing a loose ruffled collar; background of a dense repeating floral design. Condition: Crazing to glaze, top edge on reverse with three areas of loss ranging from ½ inch to the largest area at 1 ¼ inch
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