Rare Vintage 1950's Metlox Poppytrail California Contempora (similar to California Mobile - just different colors) Handled Vegetable Dish with Lid Mod Atomic. The lid has finger indentations that act as the "handle" for the lid, and has a crazy curvilinear handle for the bowl.This piece is one of the wildest designs of the era. Stamped 31 on underside of bowl.
Incredible design strongly evokes classic Atomic Age Mid-Century Modern style with nice vibrant colors. Classic retro collectible dish ware pottery featuring free form pattern on off-white with fleck base. The designer of the Freeform line of earthenware was Frank Irwin, this abstract multi-color pattern was designed by Robert Allen (per info found on internet). The line was introduced in 1955.
This Freeform pattern is one of four on the Freeform design line. Condition Very Good - It has one small chip on the underside of the lid - see picture. Chip is not noticeable when lid is on bowl. 12" x 13" at the widest points and 3 1/2 at the tallest point. The item "Rare Metlox Poppytrail Califoronia Contempora Handled Vegetable Dish with Lid" is in sale since Tuesday, October 22, 2019.
This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\China & Dinnerware\Metlox". The seller is "phoenixcollectionstx" and is located in Cypress, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, China, Mexico, Germany, Japan, Brazil, France, Australia, Russian federation, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay.