Metlox pottery was located in California and produced beautiful dinnerware pieces for the home. This is a 8 1/2 inch soup bowl that was produced between 1950-1983. It is called Provincial Blue pattern on Poppytrail. The pattern features a farmer plowing the field with his pair of horses, country home, a tree and haystacks. Metlox's use of the various shades of blue are simply beautiful.
Measurements: The soup bowl is approximately 8 1/2 inches in diameter.
There is a back stamp on the bottom that says Provincial Blue, Hand painted, Poppytrail, California Made and the outline of the state of California.
Condition: Very minimal wear and no chips, cracks or crazing.