Lot 237: Italian Faience Majolica Pottery Vase Lamp
29 October 2016
Cranston, RI, USALive Auction
Description: ITALY, 19-20TH CENTURY An Italian faience majolica art pottery vase lamp. The vase is beautifully decorated with an Art Nouveau stylized cartouche of a female with reverse cartouche decorated with a lyre and horn flanked by floral designs. The vase is unmarked and converted into a lamp sometime in the early 20th century. Notice the use of acorn pull chains, a true sign of quality.
Condition Report: Some light glaze flecking (see photos) and chipping to sharp corners to base.
Dimensions: Vase measures 8" tall by 9" diameter, overall height 19".