Boonton Belle line, 1953, design: Belle Kogan, produced by Boonton Molding Company, Boonton, New Jersey
Boonton Belle line, 1953, design: Belle Kogan, produced by Boonton Molding Company, Boonton, New Jersey

Boonton Belle line, 1953, design: Belle Kogan, produced by Boonton Molding Company, Boonton, New Jersey

Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Original packing, never used
Original packing, never used

Original packing, never used

Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Desert Flower line, 1951, design: Joan Luntz, produced by International Molded Products, Cleveland, Ohio
Desert Flower line, 1951, design: Joan Luntz, produced by International Molded Products, Cleveland, Ohio

Desert Flower line, 1951, design: Joan Luntz, produced by International Molded Products, Cleveland, Ohio

Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Tropicana line, 1956, design: Joan Luntz, produced by International Molded Products, Cleveland, Ohio
Tropicana line, 1956, design: Joan Luntz, produced by International Molded Products, Cleveland, Ohio

Tropicana line, 1956, design: Joan Luntz, produced by International Molded Products, Cleveland, Ohio

Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Air Flite line, 1960's, produced by Plastics Inc., Saint Paul, Minnesota for National Airlines
Air Flite line, 1960's, produced by Plastics Inc., Saint Paul, Minnesota for National Airlines

Air Flite line, 1960's, produced by Plastics Inc., Saint Paul, Minnesota for National Airlines

Lifetime Ware line, 1947, design: Jon Hedu, produced by Watertown Manufacturing Company, Watertown, Connecticut - Lifetime line is part of the collection of the Museum of Modern Art, New York
Lifetime Ware line, 1947, design: Jon Hedu, produced by Watertown Manufacturing Company, Watertown, Connecticut - Lifetime line is part of the collection of the Museum of Modern Art, New York

Lifetime Ware line, 1947, design: Jon Hedu, produced by Watertown Manufacturing Company, Watertown, Connecticut - Lifetime line is part of the collection of the Museum of Modern Art, New York

Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Fostoria line, 1957, design: Latham-Tyler-Jensen, produced by Fostoria Glass Company, Moundsville,West Virginia
Fostoria line, 1957, design: Latham-Tyler-Jensen, produced by Fostoria Glass Company, Moundsville,West Virginia

Fostoria line, 1957, design: Latham-Tyler-Jensen, produced by Fostoria Glass Company, Moundsville,West Virginia

Color-Flyte line, 1956/1957, design: Kaye La Moyne, produced by Branchell, St. Louis, Missouri
Color-Flyte line, 1956/1957, design: Kaye La Moyne, produced by Branchell, St. Louis, Missouri

Color-Flyte line, 1956/1957, design: Kaye La Moyne, produced by Branchell, St. Louis, Missouri

Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Cadence line, 1956, produced by Prolon Division ProPhylactic Brush Company, Florence, Mass.
Cadence line, 1956, produced by Prolon Division ProPhylactic Brush Company, Florence, Mass.

Cadence line, 1956, produced by Prolon Division ProPhylactic Brush Company, Florence, Mass.

Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Double-egg-holder, 1950's/1960's, design: A. Wiederkehr, produced by Nylex Corpotation, Sydney
Double-egg-holder, 1950's/1960's, design: A. Wiederkehr, produced by Nylex Corpotation, Sydney

Double-egg-holder, 1950's/1960's, design: A. Wiederkehr, produced by Nylex Corpotation, Sydney

Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Fantasy line, 1956, design: Joan Luntz, produced by International Molded Products, Cleveland, Ohio for Brookpark
Fantasy line, 1956, design: Joan Luntz, produced by International Molded Products, Cleveland, Ohio for Brookpark

Fantasy line, 1956, design: Joan Luntz, produced by International Molded Products, Cleveland, Ohio for Brookpark

Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Ashtray No. 100, design: A.M. Anholt, produced by Irwin Willert Co., St. Louis, MO
Ashtray No. 100, design: A.M. Anholt, produced by Irwin Willert Co., St. Louis, MO

Ashtray No. 100, design: A.M. Anholt, produced by Irwin Willert Co., St. Louis, MO

Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Florence line, 1956, produced by Prolon Plastics, a division of Prophylactic Brush Company, Florence, Massachusetts
Florence line, 1956, produced by Prolon Plastics, a division of Prophylactic Brush Company, Florence, Massachusetts

Florence line, 1956, produced by Prolon Plastics, a division of Prophylactic Brush Company, Florence, Massachusetts

Ebonyte line, 1955, design: Kaye La Moyne, produced by Branchell of St. Louis, Missouri
Ebonyte line, 1955, design: Kaye La Moyne, produced by Branchell of St. Louis, Missouri

Ebonyte line, 1955, design: Kaye La Moyne, produced by Branchell of St. Louis, Missouri

Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Windsor line, 1959, design: Sigvard Bernadotte, produced by Sears & Roebuck
Windsor line, 1959, design: Sigvard Bernadotte, produced by Sears & Roebuck

Windsor line, 1959, design: Sigvard Bernadotte, produced by Sears & Roebuck

marked Safety Ware, USA
marked Safety Ware, USA

marked Safety Ware, USA

Town'n Country 16pc service, 1950's, design: Georges Briard, produced by Dinnerware Products, Port Gibson, Miss. for Allied Chemical
Town'n Country 16pc service, 1950's, design: Georges Briard, produced by Dinnerware Products, Port Gibson, Miss. for Allied Chemical

Town'n Country 16pc service, 1950's, design: Georges Briard, produced by Dinnerware Products, Port Gibson, Miss. for Allied Chemical

Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Melmac: Part 2: Allied Chemicals, Sigvard Bernadotte, Georges Briard, Kaj Franck,  Halsey Inc., Jon Hedu, Belle Kogan, Kaye La Moyne, Latham-Tyler-Jensen, Joan Luntz, Irwin Willert
Mar-crest line, produced by Mar-crest Company, Chicago, Illinois
Mar-crest line, produced by Mar-crest Company, Chicago, Illinois

Mar-crest line, produced by Mar-crest Company, Chicago, Illinois

photos: Manfred Werner