Paperweight

Object Number: 
2002.1.24
Date: 
ca. 1880-1920
Medium: 
Red brick
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 5/8 x 1 7/8 x 2 1/8 in. ( 9.2 x 4.8 x 5.4 cm )
Description: 
Made of red brick, this paperweight is inscribed "Sumter Brick Works" on one side and "So Darned Ugly They Are Beautiful" on the other. A reclining dog is molded into the top and the words "Airedale Brick" mark each end.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group