Stoneware vase, light and dark green, Art Nouveau style. Vase has rounded rim, short neck and elongated tapering body.
From "Waiting for a Gallery": The Hampshire Pottery in Keene, NH, was one of many of the small "art" pottery companies which flourished early in this century. SPENA's founder, William Sumner Appleton, collected examples of art pottery directly from manufacturers like the Paul Revere Pottery in Boston in the 1920s.
Hampshire Pottery (Maker)
Robertson, Cadmon (Designer)
"Hampshire Pottery / 110 / M (inside circle)" (impressed)
"R 84333" (Painted in green)
"HAMPSHIRE / POTTERY / M [in circle] / 110" (impressed)
- Location of origin
- Keene, NH, USA
- Object type
- Household Accessories; Horticultural Containers
Keene (Cheshire county, New Hampshire)
New Hampshire (United States)
- Descriptive terms
- 4 6/8 (H), 3 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Bequest of Elsie Allen
- Reference Notes
- M in a circle refers to Cadmon Roberston, designer (in tribute to his wife, Emoretta. 110 refers to item # in product catalog.