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Aborn H-5 California Pottery Tree Bark Vase, Unusual and Beautiful
Current Price: $49.99
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Mid Century Pair Art Pottery Vases Tree Bark Design Aborn Calif H6 1960s
Current Price: $34.95
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Vintage California Pottery Aborn fan type vase rough edges-maroon and green
Current Price: $9.99
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Vtg Aborn California Art Pottery Pillow Fan Vase H-6 red Ceramic Drip Glaze
Current Price: $26.95
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Vtg Aborn California Art Pottery Vase H-5 Ceramic Tree Bark Texture Red Wine
Current Price: $31.45
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Vintage Aborn Planter Pot California Pottery E8 Aqua Green 9x6x2
Current Price: $15.29
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Vtg Art Deco Aborn California Art Pottery Vase Planter Deer MCM Green
Current Price: $64.00
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[Y13] ABORN California Pottery H-6 RED VASE
Current Price: $11.00
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Vintage Aborn California Pottery Vase, 1970s Leaf Vine Planter, Marked Abra F6
Current Price: $28.00
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Set Of 3 Vintage 1950's Aborn Of California Tropical Pottery Planters
Current Price: $39.95
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'ABORN' California Pottery VASE~Mid Century Modern Aqua Green Tree Bark RETRO~
Current Price: $25.99
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Vintage Aborn Clock Pottery Wall Pocket Vase 14 Inches Long
Current Price: $19.95
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The first time I saw an piece marked “Aborn” I thought it was a typo. But after seeing a few of these pieces, I’m now pretty sure that’s the name of a California company that produced mostly planters. Many of these planters have a distinctive “scalloped” edging, although there are quite a few companies who made pieces like that, California and not.

Aborn - Potteries of California

I think this company would fall into the rather large camp of Barbara Willis imitators. Some others in the group include The Bennetts, Adelle and Stahl. Many of these vases and planters have a large unglazed or brown painted section that is often “textured” in some way. The Aborn pieces I’ve seen come in a variety of different glazes. I was not able to locate any information at all about the company and its whereabouts. I think the time of production on these items might be as late as 60s-70s.

Most items are marked on bottom in-mold with “Aborn”, usually in script. Usually, the word California or Calif is present, along with an item number. I’ve seen a few items which also had the name of the line. Note: I see the company name commonly mis-transcribed from the stamp as something like: “Alorn” or “Alorm”.

Note: We've tried to provide as much info as possible on this pottery maker or artist. For further info, you may want to research the items they have on Ebay listed under this name. We've tried to hand tailor the searches below so they will bring up the most accurate results. If there are no results, it will list general California pottery.

  

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