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Maria Longworth Nichols Storer (1849-1932) for Rookwood Pottery
Aesthetic Movement rare earthenware Dull Finish glaze vase with flowering tree, spiders and a diagonal panel with birds and grasses done in enamel-like glaze

Sale No: 2001, Lot No: 1039

Maria Longworth Nichols Storer (1849-1932) for Rookwood Pottery
Aesthetic Movement rare earthenware Dull Finish glaze vase with flowering tree, spiders and a diagonal panel with birds and grasses done in enamel-like glaze
Cincinnati, Ohio, 1882
matte and high glazed ceramic
impressed factory marks, artist’s initials in black slip
5 1/2″dia x 7 7/8″h

Catalog Note:
The vase features carved patterns on the collar and base, including several spider webs that enhance the overall effect with fired-on gold. This is being offered with an older newspaper article about the vase and its owner, along with a picture of the vase itself.

Sold for: $5,500