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Arts of the Americas

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CULTURE Hopi Pueblo
MEDIUM Clay, slip
DATES late 19th-early 20th century
DIMENSIONS 6 1/8 x 3 3/4 in. (15.6 x 9.5 cm)
COLLECTIONS Arts of the Americas
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
ACCESSION NUMBER X1047.16
CREDIT LINE Brooklyn Museum Collection
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Rectangular flat tile, decorated with white slip. Design of two circular elements in brown outlined in black, a rainbird image. Black border. Made in a mold. CONDITION: Crack extending from upper right center to right center of tile divides tile in half. Break at lower left. White slip is darkened on surface. Holes in upper and lower center.
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