Vintage Brayton Laguna Art Pottery - Webton Ware Dutch Dove Cookie Jar
Description - out of the 50s, and from the House of Brayton Laguna, comes to you this fantastic cookie jar - decorated w/the most exquisite pattern of hearts, doves, and flowers in a Dutch mo tiff, this piece is done is earthy hues of yellows, greens, and whites and finished w/a brushed brown exterior, while the interior is a delightful glazed yellow. Highlighting the piece are its scallops on the foot and handle.
This is the small Cookie Jar from the Webton Ware line (named after Webb Brayton).
Measures approximately measures approximately: 6" tall (with lid) x 5" long x 4.5" wide.
Dates ~ c1940-1950
Markings - "Brayton Laguna Calif." with a recessed in-mold mark; with the ware number "J-2" with the decorator's initial "S"; and the patent number" D 165:489" - please see pictures.
Condition - Excellent: pre-owned vintage - while this piece is chip/flake free, it does show some minor shelf wear and crazing, as is common w/the old California Art Pottery pieces.