Antique Bohemian Victorian Heckert / Loetz WATER LILY Coralene Art Glass Vase
Victorian Coralene Art Glass Vase. Victorian era, art glass vase with applied feet is decorated with Coralene decoration.
The vase is blown of cranberry glass spreading to orange. Applied base is three greenish-amber tree trunk style feet with pinched thorns and pulled branches. Decoration depicts colourful Coralene water lily flowers in gilded water-waves. Rim has a hand-tooled crimp.The base has a polished pontil and is signed, W. The first coralene patent was obtained by Arthur Schierholz of Plausen, Thuringia, in the German Empire, on July 7, 1883.
Fritz Heckert held a license to produced glasswares with the Coralene decoration, and other Bohemian glasshouses such as Loetz followed. There is a theory the W.Mark could be from British retailer, W. Lund who commissioned a Bohemian glasshouse to produce these Coralene examples found with this distinctive mark. The rim is 2-3/4 diameter. Footed base is 2-3/8 diameter. The wooden base is not included. Fragile items are Professionally Packaged with care. Offers and Questions are Welcomed! The item "Antique Bohemian Victorian Heckert / Loetz WATER LILY Coralene Art Glass Vase" is in sale since Thursday, March 15, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Glass\Vases". The seller is "goodwinantiques" and is located in Preston, Maryland. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Type: Vase
- Maker: Heckert, Loetz or Other Bohemian Glasshouse
- Primary Material: Glass
- Age: 1850-1899
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Color: Multi-Color
- Style: Victorian
- Country/Region of Origin: Austria