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Tile (England), ca. 1760

This is a tile. It was manufactured by Sadler and Green and after Elisha Kirkall. 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 donated by Mrs. Harry Horton Benkard and catalogued by Rebekah Pollock. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Harry Horton Benkard.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D (laying flat): 0.7 x 12 x 12 cm (1/4 x 4 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.)

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Tile (England), ca. 1760; Manufactured by Sadler and Green (English); tin-glazed earthenware, red transfer-printed decoration; H x W x D (laying flat): 0.7 x 12 x 12 cm (1/4 x 4 3/4 x 4 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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