IMPORTED AND OUT-OF-STATE BRICKS


MISSOURI / XXX

Marked face of the Missouri xxx firebrick
Photo courtesy of James Freedner.

Brand name: MISSOURI / XXX

Company: Mexico Refractories Co.

Location: Mexico, Missouri.

Years: 1930s (brick made)

Type: Firebrick

Description: Brand name impressed into the face. MISSOURI is on the first line, XXX is on the second line. "M" is broken off this sample. From the collection of James Freedner.

References: Gurcke, Karl, Bricks and Brickmaking, University of Idaho Press, 1987, p. 266-267.

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