This is also known as the infamous "Marblehead Blue" glaze. This is such a pleasing matt blue glaze and I can see why it was so popular during the day. The inside displays a lighter matte Robins egg blue waterproofing glaze.
The two tones of blue look outstanding together. The vase is considered to be excellent condition as there are no cracks, nicks, chips or dings. The vase is solid and has good weight for its size. Those of you who collect Marblehead Pottery and want a very nice example of this form in this size will surely welcome it into their collection. This vase would look just outstanding in or on that Stickley, mission style arts and crafts bookcase.
This is a hard to find form in this size. I have only seen a handful in my 47+ years as a collector and dealer. Marblehead Pottery was established in 1904 by Dr. Hall as a Studio Art Pottery in Marblehead, Massachusetts using the art and technique of ceramics manufacturing and decorating as a rehabilitation and therapeutic aid to local sanitarium patients at Hall's Devereux Mansion Sanitarium.
Marblehead Pottery stopped producing Art Pottery in 1936. Marblehead Pottery was a small Pottery Company never employing more than 6 workers. Their Pottery is considered somewhat scare as compared to their Contemporaries of the day. No store lets you out of the building with the merchandise unless it is paid for.
Maybe if enough of you do this, they will change their policy. CLEMENTS ANTIQUES OF NEW HAMPSHIRE STOREFRONT. Please wait for my Invoice before paying. Sign up for Mailing List. Call Clements Antiques of New Hampshire.
I will answer most questions usually within a few hours. The item "MARBLEHEAD POTTERY, CORSETED SHOULDER MATTE BLUE VASE, ARTS & CRAFTS, GREAT FORM" is in sale since Tuesday, May 18, 2021. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Decorative Pottery & Glassware\Vases". The seller is "lastminute713" and is located in Tilton, New Hampshire.This item can be shipped worldwide.