Red Wing Union Stoneware Brushware "Crane" Scenic Design VaseRed Wing Union Stoneware Brushware "Crane" Scenic Design VaseRed Wing Union Stoneware Brushware "Crane" Scenic Design VaseRed Wing Union Stoneware Brushware "Crane" Scenic Design VaseRed Wing Union Stoneware Brushware "Crane" Scenic Design VaseRed Wing Union Stoneware Brushware "Crane" Scenic Design Vase

The Red Wing Potteries were in existence from 1876-1967, operating under several different names. From 1906-1936 the name was Red Wing Stoneware Company; during this period the "Brushware" line was produced. Brushware gets its name from the process that is used to produce it. A colored stain is applied to the exterior of each piece then it is partially wiped (brushed) off to reveal the clay below. The inside of the piece is then glazed in a color that complements the outside. The stain is then fired into the clay. Each item is an original piece of art as there are not two pieces exactly alike. Red Wing used 4 types of colors for the brushware line. Dark Green, Luster Green, Light Green and Bronze Tan. The pieces were marked with various blue ink stamps. The earliest pieces were stamped with a round ink stamp “Red Wing Union Stone-ware Company Red Wing, MN”.

This lovey vase, shape #144, has a wide scenic band depicting several cranes walking through a marshland environment of cattails and other vegetation against a tree bark background. The exterior is a tan matt finish and green stain with a glazed green interior. This vase measures 8 1/8" in height, 4 1/4" across the top and 3 1/4" across the base. It is stamped with a blue circular mark "Red Wing Union Stoneware Co. Red Wing Minn.". There are no cracks, chips or repairs; near mint.

Item ID: RL0004441

Red Wing Union Stoneware Brushware "Crane" Scenic Design Vase

$145 USD

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