ROOKWOOD, BLUEBERRY VASE, GREAT BROWN GREEN GLAZE, NICE - For Sale
ROOKWOOD, BLUEBERRY VASE, GREAT BROWN GREEN GLAZE, NICE
For sale is a wonderful art pottery vase made by The Rookwood Pottery Company of Cincinnati, Ohio. The piece is a called a swollen form. It has a wonderful Arts and Crafts Design of Blue Berries. The Glaze is done in one of Rookwood's most unique glazes. The vase is a nice size as it stands 4 1/2" tall and is 4" in diameter at the bulge in the vase. The opening of the vase measures 2 3/4" outside rim measurement.
The Vase displays a very beautiful brown over a Pea Green Glaze. It has a wonderful embossed Arts and Crafts design of Blueberries and their leaves growing along the top edge. The detail and crispness of the mold is outstanding. One side of the vase has the drippy brown over glaze where the other side shows more of the pea green glaze color.
The piece is considered to be in excellent condition as there are no absolutely no issues to report. This is an exceptionally clean Vase both inside and out.The vase is signed on the bottom with Rookwood's reverse "RP" and sunburst logo. There is also the mold number "2122" and roman numerals "XXVIII" for the year of manufacture, 1928.
This is a wonderful Arts and Crafts designed Vase. It will look outstanding on that Stickley Arts and Crafts Style Bookcase. I'm quite sure the buyer will be very pleased with their purchase.