Tile

Tile
Title
Tile
Date 
1850-1866
Medium 
Earthenware
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 1/4 x 6 x 1/2 in. ( 10.8 x 15.2 x 1.3 cm )
Description 
Encaustic tile with red body and cream and black slip creating a stylized dart-and-tongue design.
Credit Line 
Gift of George W. Nash
Object Number 
N-388
Gallery Label 
This tile was orignially installed in the club house of the American Jockey Club located in Jerome Park, Kingsbridge in the northwestern Bronx. The club house was built in 1866 and demolished in 1898.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group