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Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Earthenware
  • Place Manufactured: Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • DATES 1882-1888
    DIMENSIONS 1/2 x 4 1/4 x 2 1/8 in. (1.3 x 10.8 x 5.4 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS On bottom, molded letters: "I.T.Co. [in pretzel] I X B / B. N. Y."
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    ACCESSION NUMBER 1998.149.4
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Susan I. Padwee in honor of Dr. Barry R. Harwood
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION International Tile Company. Tile, 1882-1888. Earthenware, 1/2 x 4 1/4 x 2 1/8 in. (1.3 x 10.8 x 5.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Susan I. Padwee in honor of Dr. Barry R. Harwood, 1998.149.4. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, 1998.149.4.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Earthenware tile in shape of isosceles triangle with brown vitreous glaze. CONDITION: Good; crazed glaze, small chips around edges, scratches on surface of glaze.
    RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (74%)
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