In 1936 the Red Wing Union Stoneware Company changed its name to Red Wing Pottery, Inc. Some of the various items of stoneware produced by the Red Wing Potteries of Red Wing, Minnesota range from vase, plates, dinnerware, wall pockets, coolers, jugs, figures and trivets. In 1967 the Red Wing Pottery plant closed its doors.
This lovely embossed "Leaves" vase was pictured in a 1942 catalog. Overall high glaze persian blue exterior and lustre pink interior. A pleasing, yet simple, pillow shape, sculptured handles and raised base. The vase measures 7" in height, 8 3/4" from handle-to-handle and rests on a 5" X 2" base. Marked faintly on the base "1174 - Red Wing - U S A". There are no cracks, chips or repairs; near mint.
Red Wing Mid-Century Embossed "Leaves" Vase - 1174