Rare, 1939-1940 New York World's Fair, Blue Autum Bowl~the American Potter~
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Rare, 1939-1940 New York World's Fair, Blue Autum Bowl~the American Potter~:
1939 - 1940 New York World's Fair~Blue Autum Bowl~The American Potter~Pottery
Rare, dish, bowl or ashtray embossed with one of the 4 Seasons, this one is "Autumn" and is
about 4 1/2" across the top and one inch tall.Homer Laughlin China Co., Edwin M. Knowles Co., Hall China Co., Paden City Pottery and the National
Brotherhood of Operative Potters worked a pottery booth at this World's Fair. The called themselves "The American Potter".
They gave demonstrations on the pottery wheels and created souvenirs. This is one of the the souvenirs and is quite
collectable and hard to find.It is in very good vintage condition with no chips. There is a teeny tiny (1/2" long) surface only, does not go through,
hair line crack on one edge that looks original from manufacturing. See pic 3 at 3:00 o'clock. Backstamp reads: Joint exhibit of Capital and Labor. The American Potter, New York World's Fair, 1940