Locations: El Monte
Dates of Operation: 1953 - ?
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U.S. Syncrogear Ashtray Hueckel China El Monte CA Advertising
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Vtg Hueckel China Layne Water Pump Advertising Figural Ashtray Midcentury
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RARE VTG HUECKEL CHINA U.S. SYNCROGEAR MOTOR ADVERTISING ASHTRAY EL MONTE, CA
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HUECKEL CHINA PEERLESS US FARM WATER PUMP CERAMIC CIRCA 1960'S
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Vintage US SYNCROGEAR Light Brown Advertising Ashtray HUECKEL CHINA El Monte, CA
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Vintage - US Syncrogear - Hueckel China - Pump Motor - Ashtray - El Monte Calif.
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Vintage US Peerless Pump Hueckel China El Monte Ca. Ceramic Ash Tray ASHTRAY
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Vintage - US Syncrogear - Hueckel China - Pump Motor - Ashtray - El Monte Calif.
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VINTAGE 1950s Ashtray U.S. Syncrogear - Ceramic Hueckel China
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Hueckel China Ashtray U.S. Syncrogear
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VINTAGE HUECKEL CHINA US STEEL BERKELEY WATER PUMP ASHTRAY CERAMIC Homoerotic
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Vintage - US Syncrogear - Hueckel China - Pump Motor - Ashtray - El Monte Calif.
Current Price: $35.00
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Industrial US Syncrogear Stoneware Ashtray Hueckel China Company Green & Gray
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Vintage Hueckel China Layne Water Pump Advertising Figural Ashtray Midcentury
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Hueckel China & Porcelain produced various ceramic items, but what seems to turn up the most at collectibles shows and flea markets are their ashtrays featuring industrial themes, especially water pumps. They are listed in Lehners Encyclopedia of Marks under a catch-all entry for “El Monte, California Varioius Potteries”, along with Miali Pottery. I’ve seen Miali quite a bit more frequently than Hueckel. Interestingly, both Miali and Hueckel seem to still be in operation today, albeit in different forms.

Mike L. posted the photos of the Hueckel ashtray shown below. The pottery started in 1953 and was located in El Monte - at least one of the addresses of the company was on Durfee. Lehner says that the company ran as late as 1977, but we think that Hueckel became a modern company (HCP Industries) after moving to Chico. That information came from Ceramic Source Vol 1, 1986.

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