This head vase/wall pocket is known as the Colonial Old Man by Royal Copley. Copley was known for their rich air brushed blended colors and glazed finish. Vase measures 8 inches tall and is 6 3/4 inches wide. Old Man is in very good condition with no cracks or chips. There is crazing to the glaze which is common for the Copley pieces. The vase/wall pocket dates from the 1940s. Royal Copley was the pride of Spaulding China Company. Spaulding began production in 1942. They were quite successful until after WW11 when cheaper imports began flooding the US market. By the early 1960s, the company could no longer compete and closed. Most Royal Copley is characterized by the great detail and novelty of design. The Colonial Old Man represents some of Royal Copley's finest work. Study the details on this head vase/wall pocket. Fabulous!
Royal Copley Head Vase Wall Pocket