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Tile (England), ca. 1760

This is a Tile. It is dated ca. 1760 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is tin-glazed earthenware, red transfer-printed decoration. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was catalogued by Rebekah Pollock. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Harry Horton Benkard.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D (upright): 12 × 12 × 7 cm (4 3/4 × 4 3/4 × 2 3/4 in.)

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Tile (England), ca. 1760; tin-glazed earthenware, red transfer-printed decoration; H x W x D (upright): 12 × 12 × 7 cm (4 3/4 × 4 3/4 × 2 3/4 in.); Gift of Mrs. Harry Horton Benkard; 1938-71-1

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

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