Figure of a Dog
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
3 1/4 x 4 1/2 x 2 1/4 in. (8.3 x 11.4 x 5.7 cm) (show scale)
Impressed on front of base: "NEW YORK / ARCHITECTURAL TERRA-COTTA / CO., 1887"
H. Randolph Lever Fund
Paperweight, terra cotta. Molded figure of a dog, lying down with front paws crossed; sits on rectangular base with stippled top surface and faceted edge.
Condition: Chip to lower front corner of base. Slight loss to top of proper right front paw. Chip to left side of nose. Normal abrasion. Report on file.
New York Architectural Terra Cotta Company (1886-1932). Figure of a Dog, ca. 1887. Unglazed earthenware, 3 1/4 x 4 1/2 x 2 1/4 in. (8.3 x 11.4 x 5.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, H. Randolph Lever Fund, 1994.152.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1994.152.1a_bw.jpg)
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