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On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Earthenware
  • Place Manufactured: Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • DATES 1882–1888
    DIMENSIONS 3/8 x 6 x 6 in. (1 x 15.2 x 15.2 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS On bottom, molded letters: "I T Co / B I W [in pretzel] / B N Y"
    ACCESSION NUMBER 1998.149.2
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Susan I. Padwee in honor of Dr. Barry R. Harwood
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Square, tan earthenware tile with vitreous glaze and black transfer-printed hunting scene set in wooded landscape with two dogs in center chasing hare in proper left foreground; in proper right foreground, the word "Off!". CONDITION: Good, small chips along edges, rough spot (dirt?) in upper, proper left corner; all-over crazed glaze.
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    CAPTION International Tile Company. Tile, 1882–1888. Earthenware, 3/8 x 6 x 6 in. (1 x 15.2 x 15.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Susan I. Padwee in honor of Dr. Barry R. Harwood, 1998.149.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1998.149.2.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, 1998.149.2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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