Franciscan "Oasis" XL Serving Bowl
Franciscan "Oasis" XL Serving Bowl. Made in Los Angeles California by Gladding McBean Company. Mid Century Modern classic measures 12" long, 11-3/4" wide & 3-3/4" deep. Hallmarked on bottom with Gladding McBean logo. Excellent Condition; no chips, no cracks, no flakes, no stains.
The Oasis advertisement from 1956 describes the collection: "Make every meal a special occasion with Franciscan Ware. This is Oasis in famous Franciscan Ware. Oven-safe. Dishwasher-safe. Reflecting the blues of an inland sea against a white sand background ... on the compelling, contemporary shapes of America's best-known dinnerware".