Blue Melaware bowl

A pale blue Ranton Melaware melamine bowl with side handles, circa 1950s or 1960s. Melaware was popular during the 1950s and 1960s for its bright colours and 'unbreakable' quality. It later lost favour due to the fact it stained easily and so is now mainly used for picnics.
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Country
UK
Date
1950 - 1969 (circa)
Dimensions
height 50 mm, diameter 105 mm
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Object Number
AIBDC : 002680
Inscription
moulded: "Melaware. Made in England" (base)
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