Mold and plates
Each (plates): 10 1/4 x 1 in. (26 x 2.5 cm) Part (mold): 12 1/8 x 4 in. (30.8 x 10.2 cm)
printed: on reverse of 1953.56d and e: "LYRIC/SYRACUSE/China/MADE IN AMERICA" typed: printed label with plate 1956.53b: "THE PLATE HAS BEEN FIRED ONCE AND IS KNOWN AS A 'BISCUIT' PLATE"; "Progressive Series No. 3"; "SYRACUSE /CHINA/SINCE 1871" typed: p
Disk-shaped plaster plate mold; four whiteware plates at different levels of completion made from mold.
The series shows steps in the manufacturing of glazed and decorated pottery plates, from biscuit to glazing to application of transfer printed decorations.
Gift of Onondaga Pottery Co.
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