IMPORTED AND OUT-OF-STATE BRICKS


JAY BEE / COARSE / N

Marked face of the JAY BEE / COARSE firebrick
Photo courtesy of Dan Capote

Brand name: JAY BEE / COARSE / N

Company: Kaiser Refractories

Location: Mexico, Missouri.

Years: 1935-1942 (brick made)

Type: Firebrick

Description: Brand name impressed into the face inside a shallow rounded rectangular frog. JAY BEE is on the first line, COARSE is on the second line. Below the frog is a recessed letter "N". This is a super-duty firebrick.

References: Gurcke, Karl, Bricks and Brickmaking, University of Idaho Press, 1987, p. 252.

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