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2008.60.6 (RS212452)

Description

Square tile with mottled brown, green, gold glaze and diamond pattern in relief in center.

Details

Maker
Lyman Fenton & Co. (Maker)
Date
1849-1858
Inscriptions
Impressed on bottom: ""Lyman Fenton & Co./ Bennington, Vt./ Fenton's ENAMEL/ PATENTED/ 1849"" (in circle)
Location of origin
Bennington, VT, USA
Material
enamel (fused coating)
glaze
stoneware (pottery)
Object type
Building Components; Surface Elements
Places
Vermont (United States)
Descriptive terms
enamel (fused coating)
glaze
Rockingham ware (American ceramics style)
stoneware (pottery)
Tile
tile
Dimensions
1 x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2008.60.6
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
16276
Reference Notes
Barrett, Richard Carter. Bennington Pottery and Porcelain. New York: Crown Publishers Inc., 1958.

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