The Artifact Spotlight page provides brief stories for a selection of artifacts, including new acquisitions, from the Canada Agriculture Museum collection.
Medalta Potteries Ltd
Medicine Hat, Alberta
Artifact no. 2013.0028
Photo: Tom Alföldi
All farm animals need a supply of fresh drinking water. Drinking fountains of this type are suitable for chicks. Over the years, the design and manufacturing materials have varied. This model, made of stoneware, is one of the broad range of items produced by Medalta Potteries Limited, a large clay pottery factory located in Medicine Hat, Alberta.