Fiesta: The Homer Laughlin China Company's Colorful Dinnerware (Schiffer Book for Collectors) (Paperback)

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Description


This bright and colorful guide presents a sweeping survey of the Homer Laughlin China Company's most popular dinnerware-Fiesta Ware. These brilliantly colored, inexpensive dishes helped brighten The Depression when they were introduced in 1936, and are avidly collected today. Hundreds of color photographs chronicle Fiesta's many forms, from the most common to much sought-after rarities, and the dazzling spectrum of glaze colors which adorn them. Also included in the text is a history of the Homer Laughlin Company and examples of their manufacturer's marks. Updated values are provided for the various wares, along with an index and bibliography.

About the Author


Jeffrey B. Snyder has written extensively in the area of antique ceramics.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780764315756
ISBN-10: 0764315757
Publisher: Schiffer Publishing
Publication Date: June 30th, 2002
Pages: 142
Language: English
Series: Schiffer Book for Collectors