Dating belleek baskets
This same year, on December 24, the 5,000,000th reel was produced.
The first born "Mitchell" became "Mitchell 300", the "Salt Water" received number "302" engraved on its side-plate, and the "Cap" will be for ever known as the "304".
During the same year, the high cost of manufacturing in Europe became a factor in Mitchells decision to move the manufacturing operation and distribution to countries in the Pacific Rim.
Mitchell, then and now, still maintain total control of design, research, development and engineer of all Mitchell products.
This subsection is ambiguous on its face and seems to apply only when the minor is transported across state or international lines to a place where the conduct is already illegal to begin with.
The fourteenth mark, the Classic Belleek trademark, is similar to the twelfth but includes Belleek's website address. These early pieces are listed by manufacturer, such as Ceramic Art Co., Lenox, Ott & Brewer, and Willets.