Lot 248: A Rookwood vase with thistles, signed Anna M. Valentien, 1902
December 15, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
A Rookwood vase with thistles
signed Anna M. Valentien, 1902
The underside with Rookwood pottery flame mark, date, artist''s cipher, and item number "907D."
H: 10 1/2 in.
Very good condition with fine craquelure to glaze. No chips, scratches, or repairs. Hairline crack to the interior, emanating from base. Very minor surface scratches to underside of base consistent with age and use.
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