Figure of a Dog
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
3 1/4 x 4 1/2 x 2 1/4 in. (8.3 x 11.4 x 5.7 cm) (show scale)
Impressed on front of base: "NEW YORK / ARCHITECTURAL TERRA-COTTA / CO., 1887"
H. Randolph Lever Fund
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New York Architectural Terra Cotta Company (founded 1886). Figure of a Dog, ca. 1887. Unglazed earthenware, 3 1/4 x 4 1/2 x 2 1/4 in. (8.3 x 11.4 x 5.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, H. Randolph Lever Fund, 1994.152.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1994.152.1a_bw.jpg)
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Paperweight, terra cotta. Molded figure of a dog, lying down with front paws crossed; sits on rectangular base with stippled top surface and faceted edge.
Condition: Chip to lower front corner of base. Slight loss to top of proper right front paw. Chip to left side of nose. Normal abrasion. Report on file.
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