SCIENCE HIGH SCHOOL--NEWARK, NJ



Official Title of Installation:                                                                                                                             Science High Science High School

Materials Used:

Polychromed terra cotta

General Description:

The doorframes, including carved lintels, are made of polychromed terra cotta. There are also terra cotta wall decorations attached to the brickwork.

Technical Information (Size,mfg., etc.):

Terra cotta manufactured by the Atlantic Terra Cotta Company of Perth Amboy, NJ

Year Created:

1931

Does Installation Still Exist?

Yes

State:

New Jersey

City:

Newark

Location of Installation:

40 Rector Street (on Rector Street near McCarter Highway, aka Route 21)

Additional Information, Websites, Citations:

Photos taken in 2009 by Michael Padwee

Submitted by and Year:

Michael Padwee (tileback101"at"collector.org); December 2010






Side door



Section of lintel

Side door lintel



 Terra cotta ornamentation