Tile, "Rookwood", 1903–13 Glazed earthenware. Gift of Marcia and William Goodman. 1984-84-22.
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Tile "Rookwood" advertising sign with rocks, forest scene. Rookwood Faience. Rectangular plaque made of coarse white clay, molded. Design in relief of landscape with trees and winding river, with two ravens or rooks. One bird with outstretched wings at center top of plaque, the other perched at bottom, below Rookwood logo. In various colored mat glazes, some with cracklature: dark and light greens, brown, tan, pale sea-green, fushia and black. Border and sides in a pale sea-green. Back not glazed.