Here is a lovely find..... An old cranberry glass bowl decorated with enamel flowers and gold trim around the top rim and around the base. The floral decoration is done with very thick enamel paint and features a stem of flowers in difference stages of development. There is an unopened pale yellow blossom, then an open yellow blossom of the same flower, and a few that are just starting to appear. I do not know the name of this flower, it sort of looks like a poppy. A spray of crisp white, lily of the valley adorns the back side, at least that is what they appear to be to me. This lovely cranberry glass has a nice thickness, not real thin and has several little tiny bubbles, typical in antique glass. I would date this around the early 1900s. The base looks like it has a smoothed and polished pontil but I am not certain. I think this is a vase, I have seen this shape referred to as a "rose bowl". But it could be the bottom of an old dresser powder or trinket jar that is missing the lid. But there are no chips around the rim to indicate constant removal and replacing of a lid... that you often see on older glass containers.
It measures 3" tall by 4 1/2" across the opening by just under 3" across the base.
Please view the photos as an integral part of the description and use the magnifying feature.
This lovely art glass piece is in wonderful condition with no wear to the enamel flowers and only a tiny bit of light wear here and there to the gold trim. The bowl has no chips, cracks or repairs.
This is gorgeous and in that wonderful color that is so collectible. Beautiful display piece to add to your cranberry glass collection.
Thanks for visiting my shop, we hope that you will enjoy your visit and will return often. Please take a little time to view my other listings. You just may find something else that you cannot live without or something to add to your Wish List for a future splurge. I am always happy to combine shipping where it is safe to pack items together. Bookmark me and check back soon, as I am adding cool vintage items frequently. If you like it, "Pin It" to one of your boards or Tweet it, so others can enjoy it too.
So.....Grab a relaxing beverage and start shopping, you don't have to get dressed and leave the house. Email me if you have questions or if you are looking for something special. I have been collecting for over 40 years and have a huge inventory of interesting and eclectic items and may have just what you are looking for and have not had a chance to list it yet.
As always, your satisfaction is guaranteed. Please note, regarding shipping. It is really only an estimate until the package is packed for shipping. I always refund any over charge minus a small fee for packing materials. Many times I am not sure of the weight and size of the package if it is an odd size item or I may not have found the proper box yet.
Payment is appreciated in 48 hours unless some prior arrangements have been made. Remember, if you make an offer ...that implies intent to buy, if I accept your offer we now have a contractual agreement and I will send you a purchase order. Please follow through on your end of the bargain, I fully intend to.
Item ID: 991
Only 1 available, and 3 other shoppers are interested. Don't miss out!
|Shipping/Handling:||To Be Determined|
Price for shipping to USA