Lot 231: ANTIQUE TEPLITZ AMPHORA FLORAL POTTERY VASE
October 23, 2016
Delray Beach, FL, USALive Auction
Description: Riessner, Stellmacher & Kessel, Turn-Teplitz Amphora, Austria; Art Nouveau era Bohemian art pottery vase in bulbous shape with flared rim, decorated with a floral motif in relief. All hand-painted with enamel sections of gilt gold and blue florals on a burgundy ground. Having applied floral handles, embellished in gold gilt enamel. Stamped "Turn-Teplitz/Bohemia" with brown "RStK" mark. Made late 19th - early 20th century. Measures approx. 9-1/4" H. Will not ship, we can refer local shippers. Please note: There is a 3/8" chip to the end of one handle. Minimal to mild amount of gilt loss from rubbing, commensurate with age.