Black Melaware plate

Description

A black Ranton Melaware melamine plate circa 1960s. Melaware was popular during the 1950s and 1960s for its bright colours and 'unbreakable' quality. It later lost favour due to the fact it stained easily and so is now mainly used for picnics.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer

Inscriptions

moulded: "Melaware" (base)

Object number

AIBDC : 002678

Date

1960 - 1969 (circa)

Country

Dimensions
Diameter
215mm

Colour