See more objects with the tag interior decoration, animals, tiles, mosaic.

See more objects with the color darkgrey sienna darkolivegreen grey saddlebrown or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

-0001

1937

  • We acquired this object.

  • Work on this object began.

2014

2015

2019

  • You found it!

Persian Antelope Tile, 1937

This is a Tile. It was manufactured by Moravian Pottery and Tile Works. It is dated 1937 and we acquired it in 1937. Its medium is glazed earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was catalogued by Carl C. Dauterman. It is credited Museum purchase from the Misses Hewitt Fund.

  • Tile, 1301–50
  • luster-glazed and painted earthenware, rolled and pierced silver (later mount).
  • Gift of Ruth Friedman in memory of Harry G. Friedman.
  • 1966-3-5-a/c

Its dimensions are

18 x 15 cm (7 1/16 x 5 7/8 in. )

Cite this object as

Persian Antelope Tile, 1937; Manufactured by Moravian Pottery and Tile Works (United States); USA; glazed earthenware; 18 x 15 cm (7 1/16 x 5 7/8 in. ); Museum purchase from the Misses Hewitt Fund; 1937-62-3

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Hewitt Sisters Collect.

This object may be subject to Copyright or other restrictions.

You are welcome to make fair use of this image under U.S. Copyright law and in compliance with our terms of use. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18345133/ |title=Persian Antelope Tile, 1937 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=23 February 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>