Overall: 2 1/2 x 5 x 1/4 in. ( 6.4 x 12.7 x 0.6 cm )
Fragment of tin-glazed earthenware tile with painted blue and white decoration; buff-colored body with bluish-white glaze; elaborate border with feathered quarter-flowers in the corners and elaborate foliate scrolls (the "Louis XV border") frames octagonal landscape scene with ship in background and tower in forground; bottom half of tile gone.
Gift of Mrs. Bayard Verplank
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