Locations: Los Angeles
Dates of Operation: Unknown
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Belmar of Calif - Potteries of California

While I’ve seen Belmar of California pieces rather frequently, there isn’t much information to be had about them. Chipman doesn’t list them as far as I know, and the marks encyclopedia by Lehner only gives a short paragraph telling us that the company was based somewhere in Los Angeles in the 60s, most likely on Slauson Ave (Slauson is an AWFULLY long street - however that does tell us it was south LA). Also note, there is a company called Bell of California (Bell Manufacturing & Sales Co) which should not be confused with Belmar.

Most of the items so far that I’ve seen are Chip and Dips, Covered Dishes, Ashtrays, Servers and Candy Dishes. They sometimes remind me of either Hoenig or Los Angeles Potteries. Interestingly, I received an email from a reader (Glenn) who has a set of the apple pattern plates and covered dish sets that are marked Belmar, but one of the dishes is marked as Hoenig. This makes me think that one may have bought out the other company, or Hoenig may have decided to change the name at some point.

As mentioned, they definitely have pieces that date from the 1960s - I have a feeling the range of operation for the company was somewhere from late 50s to early 70s.

The piece that I found are a pair of Fall colored serving dishes shaped like leaves. They are marked on the back as “Belmar of California USA 408″. This is pretty typical for pieces I’ve seen from them. One thing is that the font or handwriting that it is written in is in All Caps and particularly recognizable, at least to me.

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yellow Belmar California Pottery Pears Lazy Susan Party Servers bowl 1950s Mint
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Belmar California Art Pottery 310 Lot of 3 Plates Pink & Canister Cookie Jar Lot
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BELMAR Of CALIFORNIA 552 Green ARTICHOKE Avocado Divided Pottery Nut DISH TRAY
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Vtg Belmar #310 California Pottery USA Pink Strawberry Lazy Susan Relish Dishes
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Vintage Belmar Koenig California Pottery Lazy Susan Apple Turq Blue - S/6-EUC
Current Price: $27.00
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Vintage Set of Belmar Of California 1940's Pottery Pear Bowls 320 Made in USA
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VTG "BELMAR OF CALIFORNIA" POTTERY(1940s-1950s) TAN TWO-HANDLE COVERED DISH/BOWL
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USA Pottery Lidded Pear Bowl Belmar California USA 320
Current Price: $39.95
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Pear Double Basin Bowl Serving Dish - Unsigned Belmar of California Art Pottery
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VINTAGE BELMAR CALIFORNIA POTTERY CERAMIC PEAR SHAPE FINGER DISH DESSERT BOWL 6
Current Price: $8.21
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Vintage Belmar of California Pottery-USA 320-c. 1940's-Pear Shaped Dishes & Bowl
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Vintage Belmar CAL Pottery 310 Pink Strawberry Candy Dish With Lid
Current Price: $12.15
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Vintage Set of 6 - Belmar Of California Pottery - Turquoise Apple Serving Dishes
Current Price: $25.99
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Vintage Belmar Of California Pottery - Turquoise Apple Serving Bowl LID ONLY
Current Price: $19.99
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