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WHO DUNNIT: J.W. and Nelson pro­duced the stylish and func­tional vases that we still love to­day. WHEN: The Mccoys be­gan man­u­fac­tur­ing the Scan­dia line in 1972. LEGACY: J.W. Mccoy started mak­ing pot­tery back in the mid1800s, and his son Nelson took up the tra­di­tion. Nelson’s pot­tery com­pany op­er­ated 57 years, un­til it was sold in 1967 to the Mount Cle­mens Pot­tery Com­pany. Even then, Mccoy re­mained pres­i­dent. TRUTH BE TOLD: In the 1990s, con­tro­versy de­vel­oped over the use of the Mccoy trade­mark, as in­di­vid­u­als sought to trade­mark the Mccoy name at the same time that the fi­nal owner of the com­pany, De­signer Ac­cents, ap­plied.

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