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Tile

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 6 x 3 in. (1.3 x 15.2 x 7.6 cm)
    MARKINGS Raised letters, on back: "I. T. Co. / B I W [in pretzel] / B. N. Y."
    SIGNATURE no signature
    INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    ACCESSION NUMBER 85.6.9
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Florence I. Barnes
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Glazed earthenware rectangular tile embossed with two flower blossoms and leaves with incised decorative border; dark brown glaze. CONDITION: Traces of old mortar, back edges. Small chips on rear edges, scratches to glaze.
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