A charming collectible bird bread tray or centerpiece by the California Pottery company, The Cleminsons in the Distlefink pattern in yellow, blue, green maroon and black. Its rare to find one with so many different colors and in such great condition.
Marked The California Cleminsons – hand painted – faintly see possible artist signature with peace? symbol next to it just below the 1950.
George and Betty Cleminson founded the Californian Clay Company in 1941. Betty was the designer and George handled the business end. The company name was changed to California Cleminsons in 1943. The pottery closed in 1963.
Condition: Very good. Crazing throughout. No scratch marks, nicks, chips or repairs. Please look closely at all pictures.
Size 12 1/2” long x 6 ½” deep x 5” tall
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Bird Dove Bread Plate California Cleminsons Pottery Hand painted 1950