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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Belmar California #134 Apple Pottery Bowl Dishes Plates lot Set of 2 USA made
Current Price: $5.00
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Vintage Belmar Calif Pottery Pink Strawberry
Current Price: $7.00
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Belmar of California U.S.A Art Pottery Leaf Dish~Snack/Relish Tray~#406~Green
Current Price: $2.99
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Vintage Marked Belmar Pottery California Lazy Susan Complete 1940's-1950's Relsh
Current Price: $19.99
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Serving Bowl with Lid – Belmar of California Pottery (circa 1940s/50s)
Current Price: $12.00
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VINTAGE USA 310 STRAWBERRY CERAMIC CANDY COOKIE DISH BOWL BELMAR POTTERY
Current Price: $9.50
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Vintage Belmar 310 California Pottery USA Pink Strawberry Relish Dishes
Current Price: $5.00
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SET OF 4 VINTAGE MID CENTURY BELMAR POTTERY STRAWBERRY BOWLS #310 MADE IN USA
Current Price: $7.00
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BELMAR CALIFORNIA ART POTTERY #406 DIVIDED DISH
Current Price: $19.99
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VINTAGE USA 310 STRAWBERRY CERAMIC DISH BOWL BELMAR POTTERY
Current Price: $5.00
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Belmar California Pottery Peach Double Dish Bowl
Current Price: $4.95
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Belmar of California Pottery Vintage Bowl and Lid~Leaf & Branch Design
Current Price: $19.99
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California Pottery Vintage BelMar Green Center Bowl California #310
Current Price: $19.99
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BELMAR POTTERY OF CALIFORNIA 6PC SET 4 DOULBE BOWLS & LG COVERED BOWL YELLOW
Current Price: $17.89
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