COLLECTOR'S ENCYCLOPEDIA OF METLOX POTTERIES, SECOND EDITION

Cover of the Collector's Encyclopedia of Metlox Potteries

ANNOUNCEMENT OF PUBLICATION

Houston, Texas
September 18, 2001

Carl Gibbs, Jr. is proud to offer the Collector's Encyclopedia of Metlox Potteries, Second Edition. This comprehensive, penultimate reference on Metlox, one of America's premier potteries, details all of Metlox's dinnerware patterns and artware lines chronologically with complete individual item listings. This 432-page, hard-bound book is lavishly illustrated with more than 700 color photographs and 300-plus Metlox brochure and pamphlet reprints.

The second edition includes a large amount of newly discovered company materials highlighting the very collectible Prouty era, 1927-1946. Other features include a history of the company and a discussion of backstamping practices with examples of both imprints and labels. All items listed in the book include current values--a must for dinnerware collectors everywhere.

Metlox enthusiasts will be delighted by the wonderful diversity of Metlox's dinnerware patterns itemized by pattern line, division, and type. All pottery collectors will be intrigued by the company's artware lines such as Carl Romanelli's Modern Masterpieces, the Metlox Miniatures, the Walt Disney figurines, the Nostalgia Line, the Poppets and Toppets, and cookie jars.
 

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