Gooseberry (1959-62)

jaj pyrex_gooseberry_coral red_mixing bowls
[above] 2174 – Mixing Bowls, set of four; in deep coral

jaj pyrex_gooseberry red_detail jaj pyrex_gold wild rose_detail
[above left and right] pattern detail, without “star flowers”

jaj pyrex_gooseberry yellow
[above] 2174 – Mixing Bowls, set of four; in yellow, with “star flowers”

jaj pyrex_gooseberry green_junior space savers jaj pyrex_gooseberry_coral red junior set
[above left] 2196 – Junior Space Saver Casseroles, in green
[above right] 2196 – Junior Space Saver Casseroles, in deep coral with original packaging

jaj pyrex_gooseberry_junior sets

[above] 2196 – Junior Space Saver Casseroles, in green and deep coral

jaj pyrex_gooseberry_turquoise jaj pyrex_gooseberry_coral red_2176
[above left] 2174 – Mixing Bowls, set of four; in turquoise
[above right] 2176 – Serving Bowl with Lid and Warming Stand in deep coral

jaj pyrex_gooseberry_pale blue vs turquoise
[above] comparison of the duck egg blue vs turquoise. Note also this duck egg blue doesn’t have the star flowers, vs the turquoise that does.

— Official Pattern Name:
Gooseberry

— Circa:
1959-62

— Common Backstamp:
Pyrex Tableware
JAJ Made in England
crown icon (no words)

— Variations:

Colours:
pink and white
turquoise and white
spring yellow and white
duck egg blue and white
green and white (1960 to 1962 only)
deep coral and white (1960 to 1962 only)

Designs:
small group of “star flowers” appearing on older versions of the print

— Models:

– green and white, deep coral and white only:
2196 – Junior Space Saver Casseroles, set of three

– coral red and white only:
2176 – Serving Bowl with Lid and Warming Stand

– pink and white, turquoise and white, spring yellow and white, duck egg blue on white, deep coral and white only:
2174 – Mixing Bowls, set of four
= 1 pint, 1.75 pint, 2.5 pint, 4.5 pint Mixing Bowls

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