Tile

Artist:J. & J. G. Low Art Tile Works

Medium: Glazed earthenware

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1881

Dimensions: 4 1/4 x 4 1/4 x 3/8 in. (10.8 x 10.8 x 1 cm)

Collections:

Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 2003.33.7

Catalogue Description:
Square with molded decoration with blue-green high glaze. Geometric interlocking Near Eastern design with tear-drop shapes through center. Two opposite corners have one-quarter focal roundel motif, which, when multiple tiles installed, would from whole roundels. Reverse, one each side, two parallel impressed lines frame mark. CONDITION: Some wear and scratches on raised areas; chip on corner; traces of white paint [?] on opposite corner.

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