Class Code: 3224
Per NCCI's Scopes Code Description:
Code 3224 applies to the manufacture of enamel ware products such as pots, bathtubs, vases, utensils, and other goods made of enameled or porcelainized sheet metal or steel. Code 3224 includes sheet metal forming and stamping operations, pickling (to treat, preserve, clean, or give a light finish to) operations, enameling or porcelainizing operations including preparation of the enamel, and the baking of the products. The classification also applies to employers that perform enameling, or porcelainizing of metal products that were manufactured by others.
Agate is a semilucid, uncrystallized variety of quartz, presenting various tints in the same specimen. Its colors are delicately arranged in stripes or bands, or blended in clouds. The term “agate ware” refers to products that are enameled and otherwise processed so that their surface resembles agate. Code 3224 includes the manufacture of metal agate ware products.
Refer to Code 4062, that includes the manufacture of pottery (clay) porcelain ware by different methods. The manufacture of clay agate ware is also assigned to Code 4062.