Lyman Fenton & Co. (American, 1849–1852). <em>Water Cooler with Panels</em>, ca. 1853. Earthenware, metal, 23 1/2 x 12 1/4 in. (59.7 x 31.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Dick S. Ramsay Fund, 49.100.1a-c. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 49.100.1a-c.jpg)

Water Cooler with Panels

Artist:Lyman Fenton & Co.Daniel Greatbach

Medium: Earthenware, metal

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1853

Dimensions: 23 1/2 x 12 1/4 in. (59.7 x 31.1 cm)


Accession Number: 49.100.1a-c

Image: 49.100.1a-c.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Water cooler, flint enameled glazed yellow earthenware, octagon shaped body in form of a temple with panels containing eight figures of apostles separated by Doric columns, base is formed by blocks or bricks enclosed by two mouldings, circular holes for bung, octagon pagoda shape cover with finial, tin cover inside. Condition: Rim of neck has been broken and repaired with rivets, small chip on corner of cover.

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