Vintage Marblehead Bud Vase

On November 17, 2012, in Pottery, by nancy

Marblehead Pottery, Marblehead, MA  1904-1936 This wonderful pottery maker is known for their simple matte glazes and classic shapes.   Here is a antique bud vase with a smooth matte gray glaze.   It could be used in an Arts & Crafts or  even mid-century setting.  The ship insignia is incised on the bottom; but [...]

Marblehead Vintage Vase

On November 16, 2012, in Pottery, by nancy

Marblehead Pottery, Marblehead, MA  1904-1936 The glazing on this beautiful piece is quite nice with it’s mottled blue and green in a matte finish.   It has an interesting pattern inside the top lip and there are spots of  mustard splattered about (not chips or glaze skips).  Perfect for Arts & Crafts home or office. [...]

Marblehead Antique Vase

On February 17, 2012, in Pottery, by nancy

Marblehead Pottery, Marblehead, MA  1904-1936 This wonderful pottery was started as a handicraft program/therapeutic center for the sanitarium that was established in 1904.  The pottery’s wares were glazed in soft matte colors on classical shapes.  This  vintage vase has an interesting glaze, mottled mustard and green on a simple hand-thrown form. 5  1/2″ x 3 [...]

Marblehead Galleon Tile

On January 23, 2011, in American Tiles, by nancy

This fantastic relief tile depicts a classic Marblehead motif of a galleon in full sail on a swirling sea.