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Vintage Mexicana, Hacienda, Conchita and other Homer Laughlin Decalware Pottery | Circa: 1936-1944

Southwestern frenzy, trips to Tiawana and the romanticism of travel to Mexico found its way into the hearts of the American people and onto the sides of our tableware. The 30s and 40s were a time of exuberant optimism and the designs of Frederick Rhead's pottery, coming out of Newell West Virginia couldn't be more representative of the era.

Mexicana Decalware Red Stripe Homer Laughlin Vintage Bread and Butter Plate

Vintage Mexicana Decalware 6" Bread & Butter Plate with Red Stripe »

Circa 1938: The bread and butter plate is an essential part of a tablewares selection. The humble 6" bread and butter plate is perhaps the cornerstone piece of a potteries line. Homer Laughlin celebrates it here with the addition of a Mexicana decal and a boldly painted red stripe.

For Sale: $20

Riviera Pottery for Sale:Berry Bowl with Mexicana Decals and Red Stripes  from vintagefiestaware.com

Vintage Mexicana Homer Laughlin Decal Berry Bowl with Red Stripe »

Circa 1938: The Mexicana decal applied to the Riviera/Century shape ivory berry bowl decorated with a hand applied cold painted red stripe makes a delightful piece.

For Sale: $35

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Vintage Hacienda Homer Laughlin Decaled Berry Bowl with Red Stripe »

Circa May 1941: The Hacienda Decal showcases a cascade of southwestern pots and cacti, a house in the background, and a bench with sombrero and Mexican blanket in the foreground. Shown here on a Homer Laughlin Century shape berry bowl, the Hacienda Decal is applied and a Red Stripe is hand painted at the end of production. Marked on the back with a glaze stamp "Homer Laughlin MADE IN U.S.A. E 41 N 8". This example is in excellent condition without damage and very little signs of use to the stripe and the decal. Measures 5 1/2" w

For Sale: $35

Mexicana Decalware Homer Laughlin Ivory Luncheon Plate with Southwestern Theme Decals and Red Stripes

Vintage Mexicana Decalware 9" Luncheon Plate in Original Ivory with Red Stripe »

Circa 1940: Homer Laughlin's Century pottery line lended itself not only to Riviera, but to many of their decal ware lines as well. Mexicana, with its cascade of southwestern pots and cacti has become the most widely known of their many decals. This is an example of the 8 3/4" Century shape luncheon plate with the Mexicana decal - nicely stamed in gold on reverse.

For Sale: $40

Conchita Decalware Homer Laughlin Ivory Luncheon Plate with Southwestern Theme Decals and Red Stripes

Vintage Conchita Decalware 9" Plate in Original Ivory with Red Stripe »

Circa 1940: Homer Laughlin's Century pottery line lended itself not only to Riviera, but to many of their decal ware lines as well. Conchita, with its cascade of southwestern fruits and cacti has become is a great example of the attraction to Mexican based themes from the 30s and 40s. Nicely stamed in gold "CONCHITA" on reverse.

For Sale: $40

Mexicana Decalware Homer Laughlin Ivory Deep Plate with Southwestern Theme Decals and Red Stripes

Vintage Mexicana Decalware Deep Plate with Red Stripes »

Circa 1936-1944: The deep plates large size showcases the Mexicana decal scene of cascading southwestern pots with dramatic blue shadows cast among the cacti. Finished off with a hand applied red stripe around the rim, this piece displays wonderfully and mixes and matches with a wide variety of Homer Laughlin pottery favorites.

For Sale: $50

Vintage Mexicana Decalware Homer Laughlin Oatmeal Bowl

Vintage Century Pottery Oatmeal Bowl with Mexicana Decal »

Circa 1938: The American love affair with the southwest left us with a delightful range of whimsical tablewares from the 30s. The oatmeal bowl makes the perfect piece to celebrate the jubilee and the festivities are topped off with a bold handpainted red stripe. Marked. Measures 6 1/4" x 2".

For Sale: $55

Conchita Kitchen Kraft Pie Plate with Decal and Red Stripe

Vintage Conchita Homer Laughlin Decal Daisy Chain Pie Plate with Red Stripe »

Circa 1936-1944: It's great to find the more obscure Conchita decal on a more obscure shape, like the Daisy Chain- This example is in very nice condition and is marked "HLCo OVEN SERVE MADE IN U.S.A." on back with glaze stampl

For Sale: $70

Mexicana Decalware Red Stripe Homer Laughlin Vintage 10inch Dinner Plate

Vintage Mexicana Decalware 10" Dinner Plate with Red Stripe »

Circa 1941: The large 10" dinner plate is the final plate in a tablewares set. The harder to find, large, 10" dinner plate is a delight to find with the Mexicana decal and marked "MEXICANA". Excellent condition on the Mexicana decal and boldly painted red stripe. No use, no damage. Marked on reverse. Measures 10 1/2".

For Sale: $75

Mexicana Decalware Homer Laughlin Ivory Batter Tray with decals and red stripes

Vintage Mexicana Decalware Pie Plate on Daisy Chain Homer Laughlin Pottery »

Circa 1933-1944: The Mexicana Decal found itself onto a variety of shapes and patterns at Homer Laughlin, most commonly the Century and Kitchen Kraft shapes. Only a few pieces of Daisy Chain are found with decals, so it's a treat to find this great pie plate with the embossed bottom and bold Mexicana decal on top. Marked in the glaze stamp "HL Oven Serve MADE IN U.S.A.". Please not a few spots on the rim from use, typical on this type of ovenware, especially cuased from glaze irregularities like sand pops that let the glaze get penetrated - still no chips or dings and the decal is bright and the stripe is bold and undamaged, so a nice piece of Mexicana on a more unusual shape.

For Sale: $75

Mexicana Decal Ware Homer Laughlin Red Stripe Round Nappy Bowl

Vintage Homer Laughlin Mexicana Decal Large Round Nappy Vegetable Bowl »

Circa 1941: Homer Laughlin's Century pottery line lended itself not only to Riviera, but to many of their decal ware lines as well. Mexicana, with its cascade of southwestern pots and cacti has become the most widely known of their many decals. The large round vegetable/nappy bowl was one of only two serving bowls for the table and is a delight to add to the collection. Large and full of statement, the Mexicana decal and hand applied cold painted red stripe on this example is in very nice condition without damage or distracting wear. It is marked on the back "Homer Laughlin MADE IN USA".

For Sale: $85

Conchita Mexican Themed Fiesta Homer Laughlin Kitchen Kraft Nesting Bowl Set

Conchita Decalware Kitchen Kraft Large Mixing Bowl with Red Stripe  »

Circa 1937-1944: Kitchen Kraft was introduced by Homer Laughlin Pottery Company in 1937. Originally designed to compliment the OvenServe line that had been in production since 1933. The earliest versions of kitchen kraft were produced only in ivory, with decals, and stamped with the "Kitchen Kraft OvenServe" backstamp. This Conchita version of the large Kitchen Kraft Mixing bowl is in good shape without any nics, chips, repairs or touch-ups. Please note a couple small spots of staining on the inside bottom of the bowl (typical when either a sand bump or pop creates a break in the glaze that allows for staining over time). Otherwise this bowl is in nice conditon with crisp decals and a great red stipe. Measures 10 1/2" w x 6" h.

For Sale: $110

Mexicana Decalware Homer Laughlin Ivory Batter Tray with decals and red stripes

Vintage Hacienda Decalware Batter Tray in Original Ivory Glaze with Red Stripes »

Circa 1936-1944: Homer Laughlin's Century pottery line lended itself not only to Riviera, but to many decal ware lines as well. Hacienda, with its cascade of southwestern pots and cacti showcases a house in the background and a bench with sombrero and Mexican blanket in the foreground. It's extra nice on the batter tray with the multiple red stripes hand painted on the tab handles. This example is in very good condition. Measures 11 1/2" Long.

For Sale: $115

Mexicana Decalware Fiesta Homer Laughlin Kitchen Kraft Nesting Bowl

Mexicana Decalware Kitchen Kraft Large Mixing Bowl with Red Stripe  »

Circa 1937-1944: Boasting two large and colorful decals, this Mexicana version of the large Kitchen Kraft Mixing bowl is in excellent shape without any nics, chips, repairs or touch-ups. Marked on the bottom "Homer Laughlin Kitchen Kraft Oven Serve". Measures 10 1/2" w x 6" h.

For Sale: $125

Yellowstone Homer Laughlin Maxicana Sugar Creamer Set with Red Stripe 1941

Vintage Yellowstone Pottery Sugar & Creamer Set with Maxicana Decal »

Circa 1941: The yellowstone shape from Homer Laughlin Pottery Company was introduced as early as 1926 and was the companies best selling shape for a decade. Still in production in 1941, here we find it with the Maxicana southwestern themed decals and delightful, hand applied red stripes. Marked N 41

For Sale: $145

Mexicana Decalware Homer Laughlin Ivory Batter Tray with decals and red stripes

Vintage 13 1/2" Mexicana Decalware Batter Tray with Red Stripes »

Circa 1936-1944: Homer Laughlin's Century pottery line lended itself not only to Riviera, but to many of their decal ware lines as well. Mexicana, with its cascade of southwestern pots and cacti has become the most widely known of their many decals. It's extra nice on the batter tray with the multiple red stripes hand painted on the tab handles. This example is in good condition. Measures 13 1/2" Long.

For Sale: $145

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Vintage Hacienda Decalware Sugar and Creamer Set »

Circa 1936-1939: Here is a fantastic sugar and creamer set of the original Homer Laughlin Pottery Company's Hacienda decalware on their famous Century line. This popular line boasts a profusely decorated display of Mexicana decals and is finished off with many hand painted red stripes.

For Sale: $165

Homer Laughlin Wells Covered Casserole in Original Ivory Glaze with Green and Silver Stripes and English Garden Decal Scenes

Vintage Riviera Pottery Covered Casserole in Original Ivory Glaze with English Garden Decals »

Circa 1936: Collectors of Vintage Fiesta pottery will recognize the creamy Old Ivory glaze and green cold painted stripes, but it is the exhuberantly applied English Garden decals, and extra silver details that earn the great Peacok mark from Homer Laughlin Potteries Wells line.

For Sale: $345

Homer Laughlin Vintage Riviera Pottery Teapot in Original Old Ivory Glaze

Vintage Homer Laughlin Century Teapot in Original Old Ivory Glaze with Hacienda Decals and Red Stripes »

Circa 1932-1942: Add the hand painted red stripes and multiple sets of the Hacienda decals and you have a fantastic example of the pottery that defined an era. This example in the harder to find Hacienda decal, from the Richard Mayberry collection, is in excellent, unused shape, without damage or repair.

For Sale: $375

Pueblo kitchen kraft red stripe fiesta casserole for sale

Vintage Pueblo Kitchen Kraft Decalware 3 Piece Nesting Bowl Set with Red Stripes »

Circa 1937: The Pueblo southwestern decalware scene is one of the hardest of the Homer Laughlin decals to find. Shown here on the 3 piece Kitchen Kraft nesting bowl set.

For Sale: $375

Pueblo kitchen kraft red stripe fiesta casserole for sale

Vintage Pueblo Kitchen Kraft Decalware Covered Casserole Jar with Red Stripes »

Circa 1937: The underside of the lid is marked in gold "KK 327" (probably a factory trial number or a special order number), and the casserole is marked "HLCo Kitchen Kraft Oven Serve."

For Sale: $385

Pueblo kitchen kraft red stripe fiesta cake plate and pie server for sale

Vintage Pueblo Kitchen Kraft Decalware Cake Plate and Server with Red Stripes »

Circa 1937: Two Piece Set— Rare decalware scene of Pueblo weavers on a kitchen kraft cake plate and pie server.

For Sale: $395

Mexicana Fiesta Kitchen Kraft Rare Cookie Jar: Covered Ball Jar For Sale Fiestaware

Vintage Fiesta Kitchen Kraft Mexicana Decaled Covered Ball Jar with Blue Stripes »

Circa 1937-1944: Large Size— Blue stripes decorate this pristine example of the Mexican decaled Kitchen Kraft covered ball jar. Large sized version. Rare collectors item

For Sale: $395

Mexicana Fiesta Kitchen Kraft Rare Cookie Jar: Covered Ball Jar For Sale Fiestaware

Vintage Fiesta Kitchen Kraft Mexicana Decaled Covered Ball Jar with Blue Stripes »

Circa 1937-1944: Small Size with label— Blue stripes decorate this pristine example of the Mexican decaled Kitchen Kraft covered ball jar. Medium sized version. Rare collectors item

For Sale: $425

Set of Three Mexicana Kitchen Kraft Utensils with Red Stripes

Set of Three Mexicana Kitchen Kraft Utensils with Red Stripes »

Circa 1938-1943: It's a delight to offer this complete set of the three Kitchen Kraft utensils in original ivory glaze with Mexicana decals and original red stripe decoration for your collection.

For Sale: $450

Kitchen Kraft Stacking Refrigerator Set with Mexicana Decals and Red Stripes

Mexicana Kitchen Kraft Stacking Refigerator Set with Red Stripes »

Circa 1938-1943: It's astounding to find this four piece stacking refrigerator set in the Mexicana decalware and red stripe design in excellent condition. Dipped in original ivory glaze and then decorated on two sides with Mexicana decals and hand painted red stripes, this complete Kitchen Kraft stacking unit will delight even the most advanced collector. From the Richard Mayberry collection, it is a joy to offer this set.

For Sale: $795

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Vintage Homer Laughlin Original Mexicana Decal Sugar & Creamer Set on Century Ivory For Sale

Vintage Mexicana Decalware Sugar and Creamer Set »

Circa January 1938: Of all the south west themes decorating the American tableware of the 30s and 40s it was the Mexicana version that was an immediate smash hit...

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