CALIFORNIA BRICKS


G Z

Marked face of the GZ brick
Photo courtesy of Mike Peters.

Brand Name: G Z

Company: George Zins.

Brickyard Location: Sutterville, Sacramento County, CA

Operating Years: 1847-1850s

Years Brick Made: 1847-1850s

Type: Common brick

Description: Abbreviated name "G Z" is recessed on the face. The letter "Z" is backwards.

Source: Wright, George F., editor, History of Sacramento County, California, Thompson and West, Oakland, CA, 1880.

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