November 25, 2020

Design #481

Design: #481A

Date Designed: 1906

Designer: unknown

Description: “A” signifying the largest of this design. Dark green glaze over this large vase with thick strap handles at the bottom. Bottom markings include the incised Double-A, Van Briggle, date of 1906 and impressed mark of Design #481 A. Handwriting is that attributed to Anne Gregory Van Briggle.

Dimensions: 11 1/4″ Height, 8″ Diameter at round; 11″ Diameter at Handles, Weight 10 pounds, 10.6 oz. !!

Other: This magnificent example corrects the earlier 1975 etching of the design #481 in Robert Wyman Newton’s Catalogue of Van Briggle Designs.

Collector: Henry Rose, special thanks for wonderful photos & measurements!

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