Locations: Los Angeles
Dates of Operation: Unknown
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Vintage Belmar CAL Pottery 310 Pink Strawberry Candy Dish With Lid
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Belmar of California U.S.A Art Pottery Leaf Dish~Snack/Relish Tray~#406~Green
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BELMAR FISHING CLUB Belmar NJ Half Gallon GROWLER Romanick Pottery
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Old Vintage Belmar of California USA 320 Orange Bowl Pottery China Dinnerware
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Vtg BELMAR #310 California Pottery USA Pink Strawberry 6pc & Lazy Susan COMPLETE
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NO DEFECTS Belmar of Calif Pottery Chip/Dip Set & Lazy Susan
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Belmar, California Pottery Dish
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Set of 3 Belmar of California Pottery Orange Peach Pear Side Dishes 320
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Set of Five Vintage Belmar Pottery Leaf-Shaped Bowls, Dishes - Kitchenware
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VINTAGE USA 310 CERAMIC CANDY COOKIE DISH BOWL BELMAR POTTERY
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USA Pottery Lidded Pear Bowl Belmar California with 2 matching serving plates
Current Price: $30.00
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BELMAR Of CALIFORNIA 552 Green ARTICHOKE Avocado Divided Pottery Nut DISH TRAY
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Vintage Belmar Calif. Pottery Strawberry Bowl Serving Set
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Belmar CA USA 310 Pottery Pink Strawberry Serving Bowl Dish w Lid Green Leaves
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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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