This lovely mid-century modern design, Set of a Sauce Bowl and Sauce Pitcher, circa 1937-1942, was named Ultra California. Produced in a variety of solid pastel and darker shades, it has the distinctive "Ultra" upside down handles designed by Jane Bennison, daughter of Faye Bennison, who was head of the company. The sauce bowl measures 5" across and 3" in height; the sauce pitcher measures 7 1/4" from handle-to-spout and 2 3/4" in height. All pieces are stamped with a version of "Ultra California - Vernon Kilns Authentic California Pottery - Made in U.S.A." There are no cracks, chips or repairs; near mint.
Vernon Kilns "Ultra California" Pink Carnation Sauce Bowl & Sauce Pitcher