Tile

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1849-1858

GUSN

GUSN-16276

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

tile
glaze
enamel (fused coating)
stoneware (pottery)
Rockingham ware (American ceramics style)
Tile
Tile

Inscription

Impressed on bottom: ""Lyman Fenton & Co./ Bennington, Vt./ Fenton's ENAMEL/ PATENTED/ 1849"" (in circle)

Additional Identification Number

NN

Maker

Lyman Fenton & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Bennington, VT, USA

Object Type

Building Components; Surface Elements

Dimensions

1 x 7 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

2008.60.6

Reference Notes

Barrett, Richard Carter. Bennington Pottery and Porcelain. New York: Crown Publishers Inc., 1958.

Places

Vermont (United States)