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A work made of earthenware.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of earthenware.

Date:

1849/58

Artist:

Lyman, Fenton & Co.
American, 1849–1852
Bennington, Vermont

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

Lyman, Fenton & Co.

Title

Paperweight

Date

c. 1849–1858

Medium

Earthenware

Inscriptions

Impressed on base in a circle: "Lyman, Fenton & Co./Bennington [Vt]/Fenton's/enamel/Patent/1849"

Dimensions

7.3 × 11.3 × 6.7 cm (2 7/8 × 4 7/16 × 2 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Amelia Blanxius Collection, gift of Emma B. Hodge and Jene E. Bell

Reference Number

1912.39

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