Offered for purchase is a beautiful Hutschenreuther Uno Favorite Bavaria Arts & Crafts Floral Design Covered Box (c.1909-1930) hand-painted/decorated in the US or Canada as part of the Arts & Crafts movement.
The design for this item is by Matilda Middleton and may be found in the August 1909 issue of Keramic Studio Magazine. A photo of the page is included in this listing. Keramic Studio Magazine was a monthly publication for the amateur porcelain/china decorator which provided designs, detailed instructions on porcelain/china decorating, as well as articles and photographs of competitions and displays between various china decorating studios and clubs. The magazine was first published in May 1899 and continued into the late-1920’s.
The item is in excellent condition… no chips, cracks or repairs, although there are some surface scratches and wear from age and use. The box is approximately 7.5 inches in diameter including the handles and 3.25 inches tall. The bottom is marked as indicated in the pictures.
Hutschenreuther Uno Favorite Bavaria Floral Design Covered Box (c.1909-1930) - Keramic Studio Design