Antique MT WASHINGTON BLUE 4 BARREL RIBBED ENAMEL PAINTED Art Glass SALT SHAKER
MT WASHINGTON HAND PAINTED DECORATED RAISED ENAMEL. SAPPHIRE/CELESTE BLUE ART GLASS SALT SHAKER.
TALL BARREL OPTIC PANEL RIBBED FORM. HAND PAINTED ENAMEL JAPONISME JAPANESE AESTHETIC LANDSCAPE SCENE.
This is a stunning, extraordinary, and very scarce example. "Mountainous landscape within rising sun cartouche, blossoming prunus flowers and branches". Two part mould blown, tall barrel shaped form, exquisitely detailed and very finely painted.
Polychrome enamel aesthetic decor with hand painted raised enamel blossoms and branch accents. Surface is clean, colours are bright, crisp, and vibrant, detailing is beautiful. Cited reference Lechner - The World of Salt Shakers II "rare" Japonisme Scene. Beautifully shaped, beautifully decorated, perfectly balanced.
Surface is clean, colours are bright, crisp, and vibrant, condition is excellent. SHAKER IS FREE OF CRACKS, CHIPS, HAIRLINES, OR APOLOGIES. THERE ARE SOME RUBS TO THE ENAMELED DECOR WITHIN THE RISING SUN AS SHOWN.
THERE ARE NO SPLITS OR BREAKS TO METAL CAP.... SPIRE IS STRAIGHT AND NOT BENT. THERE IS WEAR AROUND THE METAL COLLAR AROUND THE BACKSIDE AS SHOWN. WITH WEAR TO THE METAL CAP AROUND THE THREADING. LOVELY WEAR TO THE BOTTOM CONSISTENT WITH AGE APPROX MEAS 4"H by 2" W BODY by 1 1/4 BASE WEIGHT 4.2oz.
THIS IS AN EXCEPTIONAL AND REMARKABLE PERIOD MT WASHINGTON SHAKER. ESTATE DIRECT AND FRESH TO THE MARKET... WILL MAKE A STUNNING ADDITION TO YOUR DISPLAY COLLECTION.
If you have time, please take a peek at the other victoriana glass we have listed from this estate. The item "Antique MT WASHINGTON BLUE 4 BARREL RIBBED ENAMEL PAINTED Art Glass SALT SHAKER" is in sale since Sunday, May 12, 2019. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\North American\Pairpoint/Mt. The seller is "bidatzeldas" and is located in Michigan. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Style: Victorian
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Pattern: RAISED ENAMEL BLUE/PINK FLORAL BUDS
- Main Color: Multi-Color
- Features: Hand Painted
- Object Type: Salt & Pepper Shaker
- Color: Blue-SAPPHIRE CELESTE BLUE
- Glassmaking Technique: Hand Blown
- Type of Glass: Blown Glass
- Subject/Theme: Bird
- Brand: Pairpoint / Mt.