Decorative Arts and Design
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
1/2 x 4 1/4 x 4 1/4 in. (1.3 x 10.8 x 10.8 cm) (show scale)
Impressed on back: "I.T.Co. / [pretzel knot with indecipherable letters, probably B I W] / B.N.Y."
Gift of Dr. Barry R. Harwood
Square glazed earthenware tile with transfer-printed decoration (dark brown on buff) of rosette in central roundel with triangles centering a dot in spandrels.
CONDITION: Glaze crazed and scratched; tiny nicks on edges; large chip near one corner on back.
International Tile Company. Tile, 1882-1888. Earthenware, 1/2 x 4 1/4 x 4 1/4 in. (1.3 x 10.8 x 10.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Dr. Barry R. Harwood, 88.18. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 88.18.jpg)
overall, 88.18.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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