California Porcelain/California Faience, Berkeley, CA 1915-1950
Here are 2 examples of lidded ginger jars, the glossy one from California Porcelain and the matte version from California Faience. Cal Porcelain pieces were made briefly during the 1920’s at a nearby location and are rarer. Extensive information on both is now available in Kirby Willian Brown’s book: “California Faience Ceramics for Cottages and Castles”.
4 1/4″ tall x 3 3/4″ wide
Excellent condition; signed
Qty = 1 glossy $500
Qty = 1 matte $900