August 23, 2019

Design #779

Design:  #779

Date Designed:  1909

Designer:  Anne Gregory Van Briggle

Description:  Large bowl with 4 handles; design of flowers and leaves.  Bottom markings show the turquoise glaze streaked on the bottom with inscription of Double-A and Van Briggle, indicative of the late teens production period.

Dimensions:  6″ height; 8 3/4″ width from handle to handle.

Other:  This is the only hanging basket shown in the early literature.  A photo of the Memorial Pottery Showroom, with pottery designs circa 1910, highlights this basket hanging from the ceiling above the Van Briggle fireplace.

Collection:  Private

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