For your consideration is an absolutely lovely Fine Antique Loetz "Rubin Matte Iris" Hand Painted Floral Enameled Overlay Iridescent Hand Blown Art Glass Vase with Sterling Silver Hallmarked Band ca. A creation by Loetz Klostermuehle of Austria, this lovely vase is rare and highly collectible. Superbly hand crafted and hand blown from ruby ground glass with a metallic-bronze iridescent finish (iris) with stunning deep rich amethyst purple highlights, which shades into a glimmering gold and rainbow hues at the base, with a beautiful hand painted colorful floral design.
In Loetz terminology this magnificent vase is known as "Rubin Matte Iris" or "Rubin Metall", a well documented decor on the Loetz website. The vase is considered to be in overall good condition, as there are no cracks, chips, fleabites or restorations. The enameled flowers look to be in good condition, sterling silver band shows wear and dents. Hallmark or maker mark is TP (Thomas Prime), an anchor indicating (Birmingham, England) a lion passant (facing left) representing London Assay office and (sterling silver) purity and the letter "a" in lower case indicating the year 1900. The vase measures approximately 5 1/2 in height.
If you are a collector of Bohemian Art Nouveau period art glass, you will not be disappointed with this stunning set. Please carefully view photos above as they are part of the item description! All items are packaged with special care. We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for shopping with us!
Most of the items we offer are vintage collectibles or antiques and though we make every attempt to accurately describe the item and honestly try our best to point out any issues, as with all items of this nature, there may be slight imperfections or manufacturing characteristics of an item such as color nuances, bubbles, ash specks, etc. Please take time to view and inspect all photos.Color shades or tones may vary depending on back ground and lighting conditions as well as viewing device settings. We greatly appreciate you taking the time to do this. We very much appreciate your business and hope you will shop with us again soon! The item "Rare Loetz 1900 Rubin Matte Iris Hand Painted Enamel Iridescent Art Glass Vase" is in sale since Monday, March 25, 2019. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\Bohemian/Czech\Loetz".
The seller is "angiemac1104" and is located in Orlando, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation.