Vernonware "California Shadows" Fruit Bowl
Vernonware "California Shadows" Fruit Bowl. Bowl measures 5-5/8" diameter & is 1-1/8" tall. Excellent Condition; no chips, no cracks, no stains, no crazing. Beautiful color & shiny glaze finish. Hallmarked on bottom with "Vernonware California Shadows" logo.
Vernon Ware produced California Shadows, in the San Marino shape, from 1953 to 1955. Marketing sales brochure describes California Shadows as a "Color Contrast in the Modern Manner - a unique, modern border in contrasting shades of Cocoa Brown on a tawny coral background, creates a subtle, different pattern for contemporary tables". California Shadows was produced in two colors, Cocoa Brown and Antique Gray.