Decorative Arts and Design
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
1/2 x 6 x 3 in. (1.3 x 15.2 x 7.6 cm) (show scale)
Raised letters, on back: "I. T. Co. / B I W [in pretzel] / B. N. Y."
Gift of Florence I. Barnes
Glazed earthenware rectangular tile embossed with three round fruits (oranges?) and leaves within incised decorative border; medium olive green glaze.
CONDITION: Old mortar on back and edges and along one long edge on front. Tiny chips on rear edges. Glaze chip on one of the fruits.
International Tile Company. Tile, 1882-1888. Earthenware, 1/2 x 6 x 3 in. (1.3 x 15.2 x 7.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Florence I. Barnes, 85.6.11. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 85.6.11_bottom_bw.jpg)
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