WONDERFUL VINTAGE FRANKOMA POTTERY 1969 CHRISTMAS PLATE, "LAID IN A MANGER", SIGNED BY JOHN FRANK. What a beautiful collector Christmas plate. Beautiful detailing into the red clay mold. Semi-translucent Della Robia white colored glaze. This lovely art piece is in very good vintage condition, free of chips or cracks, as shown in the photos. It measures about 8 1/2" in diameter. Marked on the back into the mold, "FRANKOMA J.F.-1969 JOHN FRANK". This Oklahoma based pottery produced so many beautiful pieces in their 70+ year history, production beginning in 1933, until the remaining family members sold the business in 2004. For more information and history on vintage Christmas items, visit The Golden Glow of Christmas Past web site. What a great addition for your FRANKOMA POTTERY collection!!!!!