Fulper Low Bowls & Vase

On February 14, 2019, in Pottery, by nancy

Fuller Pottery, Flemington, NJ  1899-1929 Fulper collectors are familiar with their wonderful range of glazes, from flambe to crystalline to Arts & Crafts matte greens.   Photos do not clearly represent the array of unique glazing on these different Fulper forms.   Contact us for more photos etc.  Sold individually. Great condition, signed. $  125 […]

Rookwood Vase Acquisition

On February 13, 2019, in Pottery, by nancy

Rookwood Pottery, Cincinnati, OH  1880-1965 Just purchased these early Rookwood vases and bowl.  Selling individually – contact us for more details and photos. Excellent condition; all are signed. Qty = 1 ea $325 – 1675        

Robertson of Hollywood Bowls

On February 9, 2019, in Pottery, by nancy

Robertson Pottery, No. Hollywood, CA   1934-1950 We have 2 very unique vintage bowls, each with Robertson’s lovely glazes.   Persian blue bowl is fluted and bright crackly yellow has 8 sides. 7-8″ wide x 4-5″ tall Excellent condition; signed Qty = 1 each $425 each  

Bauer/Matt Carlton Hybrid Rebekah Vase

On February 6, 2019, in Pottery, by nancy

Bauer, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1962 According to Jack Chipman’s “Collector’s Encyclopedia of Bauer Pottery,” this shape is called hybrid Rebekah twist handled vase.  It is hand thrown with 2 attached handles and a ridge about 2″ down from the top.   Nice deep blue glazing. 10″ tall Excellent condition Qty = 1 $1200    

Painted Bauer Pieces

On December 22, 2018, in Pottery, by nancy

Bauer Pottery, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1962 Hand-painted Bauer pieces are unique and done by many artists.   Here are a vintage painted plate (9 1/2″) and covered casserole (8″ wide x 3 1/2″ tall).   Multi-colored glazes have a satiny finish.   Lovely flowers decorate all the pieces.  Artist signed:   OMB      Sold […]

Rare Miniature Bauer Indian Bowls

On December 22, 2018, in Pottery, by nancy

Bauer Pottery, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1962 We are always excited to acquire these special Bauer pieces as they are getting harder to find.   Glazed in bright orange.  (The camera does not capture the color accurately).  And there are reflections from overhead lighting.  Also one in delft blue.  Note:  a few pottery experts have looked […]

Small Bauer Flower Pots

On December 22, 2018, in Pottery, by nancy

Bauer Pottery, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1962 Glossy cobalt glazing covers these small Bauer flower pots, each from a different line.  The smallest is plain while the others have rings.  Sold separately. 3 1/2″ to 4″ tall Great condition.  Plain pot has been factory-drilled for drainage. Qty = 1 each $25 – 40 each  

Vintage Bauer Batter Bowl

On December 22, 2018, in Pottery, by nancy

Bauer Pottery, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1962 Large 2-quart batter bowl has brilliant orange glazing and comes from Bauer’s Ring Ware line.   Photos do not accurately represent the color, but Bauer collectors are familiar with their bright orange.   Last photo is more accurate. 4 1/2″ tall Great condition; a few glaze skips Qty = 1 $125 […]

Garden City Sugar & Creamer

On December 19, 2018, in Pottery, by nancy

Garden City Pottery, San Jose, CA  1902-1979 Early set of plain covered sugar bowl and creamer has bright yellow glazing.  This company made several styles.   If looking for something specific, let us know as we have odd pieces, even some lids. 2  1/2″ – 3″ tall Great condition Qty = 1 set $145 set […]

Matt Carlton Fan Vases Bauer

On September 25, 2018, in Pottery, by nancy

Bauer Pottery, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1962 Our assortment of vintage Bauer fan vases in a variety of glazes.  Most have ribs.  Black and white are the most rare of colors.  Bauer collectors will be familiar with Matt Carlton’s orange glaze as these photos do not portray it accurately. 5  3/4″ to 6″ tall Great condition; […]

Ceramic Bears by Mosaic Tile Company MTC

On July 27, 2018, in Miscellaneous Items, Pottery, by nancy

Mosaic Tile Company, Zanesville, OH  1894-1972 Vintage ceramic bears, one glazed, one bisque.    Nice detailing and signed. 10″ x 6″ x 4″ Great condition; signed Qty = 1 each $275 = Black $200 = White  

Classic Vase by California Faience

On July 12, 2018, in Pottery, by nancy

California Faience, Berkeley, CA  1915-1950 Glossy turquoise covers this vintage vase with classic oriental form.   It has a flared lip and tapered body.  Glaze coverage is thin in some areas, around the lip and near the bottom.  There are some reflections from overhead lighting in the photos. 8  1/4″ tall Excellent condition; signed Qty […]

Walrich Vintage Art Pottery

On July 11, 2018, in Pottery, by nancy

Walrich Pottery, Berkeley, CA  1922-1930 This short-lived pottery company made porcelain and earthenware pieces that are becoming harder to find.   This vintage vase has rich blue glossy glaze covering the sculpted floral/leaf pattern.   Glaze is thin in some areas accenting the low relief decorations.  Some thin glaze around the top rim also – […]

Batter Bowl by Garden City Pottery

On May 31, 2018, in Pottery, by nancy

Garden City Pottery, San Jose, CA  1902-1979 Vintage ribbed batter bowl has a spout for pouring and applied handle with ridges.  Nice deep green glaze applied by hand dipping, which results in a richer color. 8  1/2″ wide x 5″ tall Great condition; gently used Qty = 1 $160  

Bauer Rare Bud Vase

On March 15, 2018, in Pottery, by nancy

Bauer Pottery, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1962 Here is a vintage bud vase with rare color delft blue.  There are rings around the base and a few around the top.   Couple of dark spots in the glaze. 5 1/2″ tall Excellent condition Qty = 1 $400  

Catalina Painted Plate Frances M. Graham

On March 10, 2018, in Pottery, by nancy

Catalina Island Pottery, Avalon, CA  1927-1937 This large Catalina plate has a hand-painted depiction of a Mexican man playing his guitar while seated on his horse.   The artist, Frances Mae Graham, spent 10 years on the island and was a prolific painter. 14″ wide Excellent condition; signed Qty = 1 $1200  

Effigy Bowl by Fulper

On January 26, 2018, in Pottery, by nancy

Fuller Pottery, Flemington, NJ  1899-1929 Vintage ceramic effigy bowl has beautiful glazing in shades of blue and green.   The large bowl is held by 3 figures mounted on a base.  Made only during the early years of Fulper’s production and discontinued by the teens. 11 wide x 7  1/2″ tall Very good condition; has […]

Bauer Plain Ware Bowls

On January 24, 2018, in Pottery, by nancy

Bauer, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1962 Wonderful bowls from Bauer’s Plain Ware line.    The delft blue is more rare and priced more than the orange bowl in the same size. 10″ and 8 1/2″ Excellent condition; signature is hard to see. Qty = 1 each $275 Delft Blue $200 Orange $160 Yellow  

San Jose Bowl with Dogwood

On January 16, 2018, in Pottery, by nancy

San Jose Mission Pottery, San Antonio, TX  1920’s-1950’s Lovely vintage bowl is decorated with a dogwood blossom.   Five satiny glaze colors plus turquoise on the outside.  The drips from the cobalt blue add an interesting touch.    Has the Maguey plant on the bottom (San Jose’s familiar mark). 8″ wide x 2″ tall Great […]

Tall Vases by Russel Wright 1940’s

On January 13, 2018, in Mid-Century/Modern, Pottery, by nancy

Russel Wright/Bauer, Atlanta, GA  mid 1940’s Our collection of tall ceramic vases, each with unique glazing.   Russel Wright designs are sought after by collectors who treasure his modern creations.    Contact us for more photos and info.  Thick glaze dripped and pooled at the bottom of the green vases.   Some of it has […]

Russel Wright Centerpiece/Candle Holders

On January 13, 2018, in Mid-Century/Modern, Pottery, by nancy

Russel Wright/Bauer, Atlanta, GA    mid 1940’s Russel Wright was an American Industrial designer during the 20th century. Beginning in the late 1920s through the 1960s, Russel Wright created a succession of artistically distinctive and commercially successful items that helped bring modern design to the general public.  He had a short stint with Bauer/Atlanta in […]

Square Flower Pot by Russel Wright

On January 13, 2018, in Mid-Century/Modern, Pottery, by nancy

Bauer/Russel Wright, Atlanta, GA   mid 1940’s Flower pot/vase, designed by Russel Wright has a rare square shape with Atlanta Brick glaze on all sides.  Unfortunately, there is a hairline measuring 2 inches at one of the outside corners.  Priced accordingly. 4  1/4″ on all sides Good condition; hairline Qty = 1 $475 as is […]

Russel Wright Oval Vases

On January 12, 2018, in Mid-Century/Modern, Pottery, by nancy

Russel Wright (1904-1976) Russel Wright was an American Industrial designer during the 20th century. Beginning in the late 1920s through the 1960s, Russel Wright created a succession of artistically distinctive and commercially successful items that helped bring modern design to the general public.   Wright’s association with Bauer Pottery was short lived, as his visionary […]

Bauer Hi-Fire Jardinieres

On December 23, 2017, in Garden Ware, Pottery, by nancy

Bauer Pottery, Los Angeles, CA  1909-1962 This is one of Bauer’s jardiniere designs, sometimes referred to as “porch pots.”   Hi-Fire line was introduced in 1937.  Here are 2 examples, cobalt and yellow with rings. 6″ wide x 5″ tall Great condition; cobalt has a tiny top edge glaze skip Qty = 1 each color […]

Art Deco Vase by California Faience

On December 14, 2017, in Pottery, by nancy

California Faience, Berkeley, CA  1915-1955 Mottled glazing is shades of brown with a glossy finish.   Art Deco vase is round and the top half has a swirled pattern.  This is shown in Kirby Brown’s book:   California Faience Ceramics for Cottages and Castles. 5  1/2″ tall x 6″ wide Excellent condition; signed Qty = […]