Seller: rainemt7 (3,268) 100%, Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Ships to: US & many other countries, Item: 172416577938 Condition: A Gunuine Milwaukee Cream City Brick That Has Been Surf Tumbled In The Icy Waves Of Lake Michigan To A Smooth Rounded Paperweight~, Brand: Milwaukee Cream City Brick, Country/Region of Manufacture: United States, Details: Milwaukee Cream City Brick Surf Tumbled Paperweight~ Fast Free Shipping ~ For your consideration, a Milwaukee Cream City Brick Paperweight made of Genuine Cream City Brick. Cream City Brick emerged from Milwaukee's Kilns in the 1830's. The high concentration of lime and sulfer in the clay found in the Menomonee Valley Region created the creamy hue. Cream City Brick was made and exported to places as far as Germany in 1959. Milwaukee's Cream City Brick was so popular that it was not only used locally , Architects overseas imported it to build many 19th Century Buildings across Western Europe. Much of the Cream City Brick made its way into Lake Michigan where it has been surf, sand, and wave tumbled over the years and smoothed into the softly smoothed forms that make awesome Paperweights. I've given them to many friends that are former Milwaukeens who are proud to show off a piece of their Cities Heritage both in their home as well as in their offices. My images show both sides of the Cream City Brick Paperweight's as well as a shot with a small ruler. This Cream City Brick paperweight is 3-3/4" wide, by 2-1/2"high, by 1-1/4" in depth and weighs 11 ounces before being packed for shipping. Shipping is fast and free to the lower 48 states only by First Class USPS Shipping which can take as long as 6 business days to arrive. Priority Shipping is also an option, however at an additional fee. Please browse my ebay store as I will be listing more Cream City Brick Paperweights on a regular basis. Please contact me via ebay messages with any questions.