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1937

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Tile Tile

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 earthenware, glaze. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Museum purchase from the Misses Hewitt Fund.

  • Earrings
  • copper, white gold, sapphires, spinels, rubellite, tourmaline.
  • Courtesy of FD Gallery.
  • 20.2015.2a/c

Our curators have highlighted 4 objects that are related to this one. Here are three of them, selected at random:

  • Scarab (USA)
  • mold-blown favrile glass.
  • Museum purchase through gift of K.R. Gerry.
  • 1958-51-1

Cite this object as

Tile Tile; Manufactured by Moravian Pottery and Tile Works (United States); USA; earthenware, glaze; Museum purchase from the Misses Hewitt Fund; 1937-62-8

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