12-18-2010 12-18-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2531B Boston
December 18, 2010 10:00 AMCalender

Chelsea Keramic Art Works Vase

Auction: 20th Century Design - 2531B Location: Boston Date / Time: December 18, 2010 10:00AM


Chelsea Keramic Art Works Vase
Experimental glazed earthenware
Chelsea, Massachusetts, 1875-89
Experimental crackle glaze with oxblood mottling on vasiform vase with CKAW cipher on base, ht. 7 3/4 in.

Note: Chelsea Keramic Art Works created some wonderful experimental pottery pieces. This vase is influenced by the oxblood glazes of the Far East, in combination with the crackle glaze that became so popular later in the Dedham pottery line of wares.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


Chelsea Keramic Art Works, Chelsea Keramic Art Works Vase, Massachusetts, Far East