Cheerful handthrown, handpainted vase made by Michael Andersen & Sons, Bornholm, Denmark. Colorful designs on a white ground on a red clay vase standing 4 1/2" high. Marked with the raised shield with 3 herrings mark, decorator's initials ES and a faintly incised date of 1951 along with DENMARK. Mint condition. The factory was founded in 1890 by the potter Jens Michael Andersen, who's 4 sons were all trained potters, working at the factory.