Owens Pottery – Vase / Lamp Base – ‘Utopian’ Autumnal Leaves
J B Owens Art Pottery (American, 1896-1907)
Autumnal Leaves ‘Utopian’ Lamp Base Vase
Hand-painted, glazed, pottery
impressed on base ‘ALS’ ‘12’ ‘01’
13 1/8” high x 4 ¼” diameter
Description: J. B. Owens Art Pottery ‘Utopian’ ware lamp base / vase, form no. 12, decorated with hand-painted autumnal coloured leaves on a dark brown, burnished brown, and reddish-brown ground and the whole enhanced with a high gloss glaze.
1 in stock
Condition: Antique, Very Good
For Accuracy: an antique it may show expected light signs of age. While this form contains an integral hole for a cord it was sold as a vase; the hole is to accommodate conversion devices that were popular at the time (they were sold as lamps as well, there is zero indication that this lamp base / vase was ever fit with hardware. The decoration is extensive and colourful.
(Champagne bottle included for scale only.)