A Rookwood vase with a leaf lappet design with a thick, soft, shiny pale brown glaze.
The heavily-molded ceramic vase that has a wide mouth and glazed interior that tapers to a smaller round foot. The foot is shallow and the base has a shiny white glaze. The glaze on the body and interior is thick, very soft and shiny. The exterior glaze has a large crackle.
There is the Rookwood mark on the base of a sun burst with the double r design and the number XLIV and the production number 2090 and a small copyright symbol.
4 1/2” (11.4 cm) tall x 3 ½” (8.9 cm) diameter. Weighs 13.0 oz (370 g)
There are no cracks, chips or breaks, and there is little wear. There is the large crackle on the outer glaze surface.
A soft rich looking pale brown vase with nice detailing. Rookwood has such good attention to detail and expert manufacture. It would fit in beautifully with Art’s & Crafts and traditional decors.