International Tile Company. <em>Tile</em>, ca. 1882. Earthenware, 1/2 x 6 x 6 in. (1.3 x 15.2 x 15.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Florence I. Barnes, 85.106.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 85.106.1_bw.jpg)


Artist:International Tile Company

Medium: Earthenware

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1882

Dimensions: 1/2 x 6 x 6 in. (1.3 x 15.2 x 15.2 cm)


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

Accession Number: 85.106.1

Image: 85.106.1_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Square, glazed earthenware tile with light brown ground printed with pattern in dark brown of stylized anthemion alternating with stylized papyrus; stylized floral rosette in circle below each anthemion; double line border on lower edge, line border on upper edge embellished with saw-toothed border. CONDITION: Old mortar visible, some chips along edges on back.

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