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Encyclopedia of Porcelain Enamel Advertising

With Price Guide (A Schiffer Book for Collectors)

by Michael Bruner

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Published by Schiffer Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Antiques & collectables: ceramics & glass,
  • Enamelling,
  • Reference works,
  • History,
  • Catalogs,
  • Antiques & Collectibles,
  • United States,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Enamel signs and signboards,
  • Antiques/Collectibles,
  • Decorative arts,
  • Collectibles,
  • Advertising & Promotion,
  • Reference - General,
  • 20th century,
  • Advertising,
  • Collectors and collecting

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8199009M
    ISBN 10088740605X
    ISBN 109780887406058
    OCLC/WorldCa31280372

    Industrial porcelain enamel (also known as glass lining, glass-lined steel, or glass fused to steel) is the use of porcelain enamel (also known as vitreous enamel) for industrial, rather than artistic, applications. Porcelain enamel, a thin layer of ceramic or glass applied to a substrate of metal, is used to protect surfaces from chemical attack and physical damage, modify the structural. Virgil David Cantini (–) was an enamelist, sculptor and was well known for innovation with enamel and steel and received both local and national recognition for his work, including honorary awards, competitive prizes and commissions, along with a Guggenheim Fellowship in Cantini long served as a faculty member at the University of Pittsburgh, Born: Febru , Italy.

    Porcelain enamelling, also called Vitreous Enamelling, process of fusing a thin layer of glass to a metal object to prevent corrosion and enhance its beauty. Porcelain-enamelled iron is used extensively for such articles as kitchen pots and pans, bathtubs, refrigerators, chemical and food tanks, and equipment for meat markets. In architecture it serves as facing for buildings. An enamel sign is a sign made using vitreous were commonly used for advertising and street signage in the period to Benjamin Baugh created the first purpose-built factory for making such signs in Selly Oak in — the Patent Enamel Company. The technique of porcelain enamelling on cast iron was developed in Central Europe in the .

    Enamel is made of melted glass, often on mes called vitreous or porcelain enamel, it is made by fusing powdered glass to a base by firing, usually between and °C (1, and 1,°F). The powder melts, flows, and then hardens to a smooth, durable coating on metal, or on glass or ceramics.. It has been used on decorative objects for two or three thousand . Schiffer Publishing Billboards of the Past - Take a trip through time, along the highways of yesteryear, as you view striking billboard ads from through , captured here in over beautiful color photos. Among the ads, you will see Jack Benny and Betty Grable selling Mercury automobiles, Arthur Godfrey and Joe Dimaggio hawking Chesterfield cigarettes.


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