Overall: 5 x 5 x 1/4 in. ( 12.7 x 12.7 x 0.6 cm )
Tin-glazed earthenware tile with painted blue and white decoration; buff-colored body with bluish-white glaze; rondel with scene of the Flood with the Ark on the right and on the left people climbing a tree in a vain attempt to escape from rising water with drowning people in the foreground (Genesis ch. 7 v. 19); ox-head corner motifs; tile broken and lower right corner has been infilled and restored.
Gift of George W. W. Houghton
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