Lot 230: Austrian Amphora Teplitz Pottery Fruit Vase Lamp
October 29, 2016
Cranston, RI, USALive Auction
Description: AUSTRIA, CIRCA 1900 A fine Austrian Amphora or Teplitz pottery fruit vase lamp. The vase is decorated with vines and leaves with cherries throughout. The bottom of the vase possesses a very interesting openwork design. This is a very large and impressive piece of Austrian pottery. The vase was converted into a lamp sometime between 1920 and 1950 with fine hardware including a beautiful Art Nouveau secessionist floral finial.
Condition Report: Pottery vines and leaves with some losses, otherwise lamp has not been dismantled and checked for signatures, it is in working condition at this time.