This piece of art pottery is called a "Tapered Swollen Form" vase. The vase is a nice cabinet size as it stands 7" tall and is 4" in diameter at its widest shoulder area. The foot has a diameter of 2 1/2. This vase displays a tall tapered swollen form. It is covered in a smooth deep speckled matte green glaze.
The glaze is evenly applied all over the vase. It has an amber green semi gloss water proofing interior.When looking inside you can see and feel the grooves from the potters finger tips. This is the sure sign that this is a hand thrown piece. When you hold this vase in your hand you can feel the quality and strength of it.
The vase is considered to be excellent condition as there are no cracks, nicks, chips or dings. The vase is quite solid and has great 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. The is a hard to find glaze color in Matte Marblehead Pottery. 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, LG TAPERED SWOLLEN MATTE GREEN VASE HTF COLOR ARTS & CRAFTS" is in sale since Monday, February 22, 2021. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\Art Pottery\Marblehead".
The seller is "lastminute713" and is located in Tilton, New Hampshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.