Vintage Lenox Belleek Vase Hand Painted Roses Signed Trophy Style Lenox Second. This vintage Lenox Belleek porcelain vase is decorated with gorgeous hand painted roses with soft green leaves on a sky blue background. The foot and upper border are decorated with soft orange and its complementary color, azure blue.
Each element of the design on the upper border has a gold oval center. The handles, foot and trim are also gold. This pretty vase has a trophy shape with a wide foot and 2 long handles.The vase has a misprinted mark which is missing the word BELLEEK. The bottom of the vase and foot have imperfections in the glaze and the round circular area at the very bottom of the inside of the vase is crazed. The base is also marked with raised porcelain dots that form a 1 high number 2. There are pen point size or smaller imperfections here and there.
The hand painted decoration has a rub and paint crackling or crazing on the gold rim of the foot. Otherwise the vase is in very good condition, free of chips, cracks, scratches and repairs. The base is marked for Lenox Belleek in green which would date the vase between 1906 and 1924.It is signed by the artist, M. I was able to locate this shape included in an article by Walter G Ritchie, Jr. A decorative arts consultant, on his blog spot, 19th-Century American Decorative Arts. Among other things, he organizes Decorative Arts exhibitions for museums. In his article he shows an example of this shape that he attributes to Lenox and dates to 1906 in the Collections of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY.
12" high x 10" wide from handle to handle. The mouth opening is approx. 7 in diameter and the base is approx. I do not mark merchandise values below their actual value or mark items as "Gifts".US and International governments prohibit such behavior. Items must be in original condition. Roses-Pieces-From-The-Past offers an interesting array of antique and vintage collectibles and occasionally a new item.
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This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Ceramics & Porcelain\Vases". The seller is "rose3691" and is located in Norristown, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped worldwide.