American Encaustic Tile Company Ltd. (1875-1935). <em>Tile</em>, ca. 1928. Glazed earthenware, 4 5/16 x 4 5/16 x 5/8 in. (11 x 11 x 1.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, H. Randolph Lever Fund, 72.40.9. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 72.40.7-.14_bw.jpg)

Tile

Artist:American Encaustic Tile Company Ltd.Leon V. Solon

Medium: Glazed earthenware

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Dates:ca. 1928

Dimensions: 4 5/16 x 4 5/16 x 5/8 in. (11 x 11 x 1.6 cm)

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

Accession Number: 72.40.9

Image: 72.40.7-.14_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Earthenware tile with molded decoration on top consisting of stylized bird in center with flowing vine; horizontal zigzag line above and below bird. Raised decoration is black, and the background and highlights are silver. Condition: Brown spots in upper left of top; small chips at three corners of bottom side.

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