Archive for June 24th, 2019

From 1946 to 1997, Hyalyn Porcelain was a prominent manufacturer in Hickory — well chronicled here by the Western Piedmont Museum of Labor & Industrial History — but what’s with the Spruce Pine marking? Catawba County historian and collector Barry Huffman suggests an answer: “Hyalyn produced a series of these small pieces, apparently thinking of a […]

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