Potter

John Bahl

Location

Carrolton, Ohio

Origins

American

Manufacturing Era

20th Century Modern

Treatment(s)

Gold Lustre

Type(s) of Ware

Dinnerware

Body Style(s)

Motif

Tea Leaf

Description

Bahl Potteries, Inc. was in operation in 1940 and 1941 and only produced one known body style.  The owner's prior work history included being a designer for Edwin M. Knowles Co. (1910) and a partner in an East Liverpool Ohio (ELO) decorating firm.  
To date, the only known Tea Leaf pieces made by this potter are small bowls.