Hand painted brown and green ceramic horn vase. Vintage, brown vase, molded and painted to give the appearance that the vase is being displayed in a green, decorative holder. The mock holder is decorated with Greek Key, symbols and designs. Size: 5 7/8 inches tall; 6 1/2 inches long; 2 5/8 inches wide; and 2 5/8 inch diameter across the mouth. Circa: Possibly mid 20th century. Condition: Excellent. Nice item!
Art pottery vase. Contemporary stoneware vase. Signature looks like N. Ray. Nice, interesting looking vase. No chips or cracks. It looks like something one would find at the Ann Arbor Art Fair and that stuff is very expensive! It stands 5 inches tall. 12/13scsr
Art pottery stoneware vase signed Colby. This might be Colby Clayworks of FL, but not sure. It has no chips or cracks; and metal flower frog inside. It is 8.75 across x 1.5 tall. Neat looking vase for a more contemporary or modern décor. I live in MI and this might be an Ann Arbor Art Fair item and if you are familiar with that fair you know the unique art pottery sold there is quite expensive. Also, if you've ever been to a design center items like this sell for over $100. 12/13scsr
Thomas Kinkaid Sleigh Ride Teleflora Bowl/planter/vase
This is a nice Thomas Kinkade Painter of Light Sunday Evening Sleigh Ride Teleflora Bowl. It measures approximately 8 1/4 wide and 5 1/8 tall. The piece is in good condition,no chips, breaks or cracks. This would make a nice addition to your collection or to give as a gift. Please see pictures. Boxes of new items may show signs of shelf life due to storage and moving around. Many of the pieces are antique or vintage. Some will have some imperfections from manufacturing process. We try and note any major flaws noted. Please keep in mind that glass, pottery and other items will have some normal imperfections from the production and/or hand making processes. We are not experts. We do our best to describe, photograph, and research each item. Please let us know if something is incorrect. We will gladly correct and make the appropriate changes. We cannot guarantee a smoke or pet free environment as many items are purchased from estate sales, antique shops, churches, and other locations. We are not responsible for buyer's safe use of the product. Please refer to any manufacturer specific safety instructions, and/or appropriate use of the item being purchased. For international buyers/bidders, any customs fees or other charges not included in selling or shipping/handling fees and are the buyer's responsibility. Please familiarize yourself with your countries shipping regulations before bidding/buying an item. Alley Cat Finds pledges to give back to the homeless 10% of all of its gross sales. Thank you for visiting our store! Please visit us often. We are in the process of developing our inventory.
Antique pair of German bisque figural spill vases. Lovely vases to display on a mantel, one with a boy reading a book while his dog sits beside him; and the other of a girl reading a book with her cat for company. These are white bisque vases with some hand painted accents. The doors have an old, weathered look to them. The vases are incised Germany, along with an impressed G mark with double-headed arrows and DEP. This mark was used by Unger Schneiger / Grafenthal. The DEP stands for Deponiert, a German word, which means registered or copyright. Circa: 1879-1886. Size: 7 1/4 inches tall; 6 1/2 inches long by 2 1/4 inches wide. Condition: Girl vase has a couple of leaf tips with chips; boy vase has a wobble to it.
Vintage, footed pitcher bud vase with scroll handle. White porcelain vase having a pretty design of a red rose, rose buds, and green leaves and stems. The foot, handle and rim are accented in gold gilt. Signed and dated on the base by the decorator. Size: 7 1/4 inches tall. Circa: 1960's. Condition: Excellent.
Vintage, hand painted porcelain bud vase with roses. Shapely vase with narrow neck, bulbous body, and gold rim. Size: 5 1/4 inches tall. Condition: Fading to the gold, and manufacturer's blemish of thick glaze drips in a few areas.
Signed art pottery stoneware bowl. Very attractive large bowl; no chips or cracks. The signature looks like: Chris Blair. Estate sale find; it is a more contemporary item, not vintage; something that you might find at the Ann Arbor art fair. It is 14 wide x 4 tall. An item like this would cost about 5 times more at the fair or at a designer showroom. Nice centerpeice bowl for a contemporary room! 4/13scsr
Spode Renaissance vase in red. Produced from 1970 to 1972 to commemorate two hundred years of Spode craftsmanship. White china with a gold and red scroll design. The vase measures 5 1/2 inches tall. In excellent condition, no cracks or chips.
Vintage, black enamel cut brass vase with ruffled rim. Beautiful, brass vase enameled in black and having elegant cut designs of flowers and leaves, filigree, and bands. The designs are cut through the enamel to expose the shiny brass beneath and create the exquisite desings. Size: 7 1/2 inches tall.
Set of 2 Wall Vases featuring Stylized Birds in Pastels of Green,Red,and Yellow with touches of Blue.One chip on rear observed as shown in photos.High Gloss finish. Very nice in a room with Green Plants or a Sunny Kitchen! Hanging Hole in Rear. Shipping is $12.95 USA Domestic Priority (3 days).
Royal Worcester bud vase, decorated with nuts and fruits with a gold trim around the top. Marked Palissy on the bottom. This trademark was used since 1958. The vase is a ginger jar type shape and stands 4 3/4 inch high. In excellent condition.
Contemporary Toyo Kiku Blue Cobalt Floral Flower Vase
Contemporary Toyo Kiku Blue Cobalt Floral Flower Vase. This vase is 6-1/2 tall x 7 wide x 3-1/2 thick. It is in good used condition with slight loss of gold accents and no chips or cracks. Shipping weight is 2 pounds.
Kosta Boda miniature vase designed by Bertil Vallien. Dark, dark purple textured glass. Handmade in Sweden. Shape number 48139. Just 2 1/4 inches high. Still has original label and in excellent condition with no cracks or chips.
White iridescent glass vase with a mint green trim. Embossed swans, cat tails and lily pads. By Fenton and handcrafted in the USA. The vase sits 8 1/2 inches high. In excellent condition, no cracks or chips.
Vintage 1940's Red-wing Pottery Baby Blue Incised Floral Vase #1182
Vintage 1940's Red-Wing Pottery Baby Blue Incised Floral Vase #1182. This lovely vase is 7-1/2 tall x 4 dia. It has some interior crazing otherwise it is in good used condition with no chips or cracks. Shipping weight is 3 pounds.
Beautiful, hand painted Japanese porcelain bud vase. Green background with pink flowers, and gold moriage accents and edging on the flower petals. Glazed interior. Made in Japan. Marked UCAGCO China. (United China and Glass Company.) Circa: 1947-1961. Size: 7 1/4 inches tall. Condition: Excellent.
Vintage, pink porcelain vase with applied decorations of pink roses and Dresden Lace. Pretty porcelain lace with gold gilt accents is wrapped and swirled around the body of the vase, and adorning the mouth and foot. Made in Japan. Circa: 1950's-1960's. Size: 7 1/2 inches tall. Condition: Vase has glaze crazing and a chip on the side of the foot, partially beneath the lace trim. See photo 7. I believe this has been done during manufacturing before the lace had been applied.
Kosta Boda miniature vase designed by Bertil Vallien. Iridescent bronze with white swirls. Handmade in Sweden. Shape number 48435. Just two inches high. Still has foil label and in excellent condition with no cracks or chips.
Beautiful heart shaped vase by Lesal Ceramics. Pink background with hand painted, mostly blue flowers. The vase measures 4 1/2 inches tall. Made in California. Original paper tag on bottom is all there, but worn. The vase itself is in excellent condition.
Super nice vintage hand turned redware pottery vase. Bottom has circular stamp: Hand-Turned Old Kentucky Pottery. Well worn smooth aged bottom rim indicating this is a very old vase. Age est: 1920's. It stands 9.75 tall. Has a piece of clay waste on interior, and one pinpop on exterior. No chips or cracks. It has a lighter blend of blue in it too but it was hard to get a good photo of this blended glaze because it is so subtle. Not sure if Cornelison Bybee made it or another Ky. company. Very niece piece of American art pottery. 10/11brcs
Cobalt blue porcelain vase decorated with designs of flowers and leaves, and finished with gold trim. Shapely vase having a short neck and long, shouldered body. Made in Japan. Circa: 1970's-1990's. Size: 7.25 inches tall. Condition: Excellent.
Cobalt blue porcelain vase decorated with designs of flowers and leaves, and finished with gold trim. Shapely vase having a short neck and tear drop shaped body. Made in Japan. Circa: 1970's-1990's. Size: 7.25 inches tall. Condition: Excellent.
Cobalt blue porcelain vase decorated with designs of flowers and leaves, and finished with gold trim. Shapely vase having a long, slender neck and bulbous body. Made in Japan. Circa: 1970's-1990's. Size: 7.25 inches tall. Condition: Excellent.
Antique matte white pottery vase. The bottom is marked like an early Zanesville piece, #175 and it has yellow clay, but I cannot locate this pattern in the book. Other possibilities: early Hull; Roseville, Weller. It might very well be Hull's Crabapple pattern. It has all over crazing/spidering; and 2 tiny fleabites. One is on interior rim; one is on exterior rim. Look at left side of picture to see the one on the ext. rim. It's still a great old piece of pottery despite the age flaws. It is 3 tall x 6 total width, or 4.5 wide from rim to rim. 9/11roestcs
Andrea By Sadek Winterthur Vase Pink Phoenix Flowers
This beautiful, collectible vase is in very nice, clean condition with no chips or cracks Decorated as an embroidery pattern with red and pink phoenix among green and white flowers and leaves Gold border trim around opening of vase with some minor paint loss spots Marked on bottom Country Coverlet Design Adapted from Crewelwork Bedspread Made in England Between 1695 and 1725 Also Marked Winterthur Andrea by Sadek Stands about 9 tall and about 7 3/4 wide across its widest point Top opening is about 3 3/4 wide
This vase # 8728 is in excellent, clean condition with no chips, cracks or crazing. Measures 5 1/4 tall and about 4 1/2 at its widest point. Opening measures 2 wide. Marked with foil sticker Andrea by Sadek Made in Japan Vase is white with green branches, leaves, flowers and bird.
Very attractive vintage pansy ring. The blue V with bee mark indicates a Goebel piece; c:1950's-60's from what I can find researching it. This ring has no visible chips or cracks; some crazing; one tiny flake off bottom foot which doesn't show or affect stance. It is 2.5 tall x 8.75 wide. 4/11brcs
Large vintage USA drip vase with similar style flower frog. The drip vase has green, brown, tan colors and incised 'USA' mark on bottom. Might be Brush McCoy or Ransbottom. It is 3 tall x 10 wide. The frog is signed on bottom but I cannot make out what it says. The frog is a very nice old piece; looks like studio pottery. Has crazing on interior. The clay appears to be redware, (not terra cotta). It is 3 inches tall x 3.5 wide and is for sale separately if you don't want this drip vase. 3/11s#+
Attractive contemporary hand formed art pottery stoneware vase. Signed: Fitz. Stands 7 tall x 5.5 wide. No chips or cracks. It is very heavy and well-made. Junk pottery from China at design centers cost well over $300! This vase looks like something one would find at the Ann Arbor art fair. 10/10labcs-r
Very pretty pansy ring with hand painted design. Made by Poole England. Artist initialed and number #186. Age est: 1970's. It is 6.5 from top rim to other rim or a bit larger if counting outer body and is 2.5 tall. No chips or cracks. Very heavy and well-made piece of pottery. Green dot design around rim edges and bouquet of flowers on body. 7/10brcs
Hadson red ware pitcher bud vase. Ribbed, brown vase with hand painted red, yellow and blue flowers. Designs are cold painted over glaze. Made in Japan. Circa: 1950's-1960's. Size: 6 inches tall Condition: Very good; wear to the painted flowers.
Beautiful Royal Copenhagen, hand painted vase with a butterfly and floral design. Royal Copenhagen makes high quality, hand painted figurines, dinnerware and vases. Bottom marked number 2667/36. Just under seven inches tall. In excellent condition.
Very large attractive vintage pottery porch jar. Not sure if it is Brush McCoy or RRP. RRP made same shape but I can't locate the pattern. BM made similar items also. Perfect to put a small Douglas Fir tree or poinsetta it it for x-mas! It is 10.75 wide x 10 tall; no chips or cracks. Some crazing, but only visible on close inspection. Thick, heavy, well-made with 3 stilt marks on bottom. Age est: 1920's-40's. 4/10djcs
Vintage aqua glazed redware vase. Nice older vase; not marked; not sure who made it. It is heavy and well-made; no chips; one pin head size pop or fleabite on top rim edge. It is 3.25 tall x 5.5 wide across top rim. djau#4/10
Weeping gold pottery vase. Fluted cornucopia, or Horn of Plenty, with scalloped rim. Horn is resting against lovely, fleur de lis, and is on an oval base. Vase is made from white clay, and its interior and bottom display a pretty, green glaze. It bears an impressed mold number 30. Made in USA. Circa: Mid 20th Century. Size: 6 inches tall; 6 3/4 inches by 2 1/4 inches. Condition: Excellent.
Vintage, bright gold cornucopia pottery vase with pretty, raised Fleur de Lis design. Size: 4 3/4 inches tall; 3 1/2 inches x 2 5/8 inches. Manufacturer: Unmarked, but I attribute this piece to one of the USA potteries. Circa: 1940's - 1960's. Condition: Some scratches and fading to the gold. Manufacturer's flaw of excess ceramic inside. (See photo #5).
Huge Victorian transferware jardinaire. 10 tall x 10 wide. Perfect as a table centerpiece or on a plantstand! A really pretty jard; lots of all over crazing but that just adds to its charm. Bottom has a criss cross very tight hairline, hard to even feel with a fingernail; looks more like a spider line and it doesn't go through to interior. Since its on the bottom, who cares? It is numbered on bottom; not sure who made it. Age est: late 1800's. Could be American, (early Hall China or Homer Laughlin?), German, French, English, not sure. If feels like ironstone. 12/09lab#2793
Ornate bronze vase. This is a gorgeous vase; not sure of its age. It doesn't look new; it looks fairly old, (from an estate auction). There are no maker's marks on it. It is quite heavy and very beautiful. It is missing the insert tray but you can improvise with an oval dish and flower bloc which is what I did to make an arrangement in it to show you. This vase is 17.5 long x 5.5 tall x 7.5 deep. Perfect as a table centerpiece if you have a large table or on the fireplace mantle. It looks like something that belongs in a mansion. 11/09eaauMC
Vintage green pottery jardinaire. This is a very heavy vintage vase/jard/planter featuring roses. Tan dry clay bottom; could be early Red Wing, Hull or Brush McCoy. You can drill a hole in bottom and use as a planter. Some exterior mineral deposits around bottom which come off with your fingernail or toothbrush. It is nicer than the picture shows it. No chips or cracks; all over faint crazing. I have this jard in a chartreause color also; this one has more age/wear showing on it. A great size jard that you can use since it is unidentified. 9/09esa#
Vintage chartreuse jardinaire. Very thick and hefty, no mark, but looks like it could be either early Red Wing, Hull, or Brush McCoy. Buff color dry clay bottom. Rose pattern. It is 6 tall x 7.5 wide. Age est: 1930's-40's. Hard to find color. Just some crazing along upper rim. A great old jard! Perfect for a silk orchid or fern! 7/09gscs
Antique Jennings Brothers art nouveau metal vase. Looks like what is called: 'white metal'. It's not white; it is a silvery color, that is just the name for this type of metal. Very ornate. Incised circular mark: 'Trade Mark J.B. Signifies The Best #338'. 8 wide x 3.5 tall. A gorgeous vase to put a fern or flower arrangement, or pot pourri in. It would be fabulous on a round table, set on an antique plateau! 5/09esa#
Vintage, large pottery urn having Grecian-style lion's head designs in raised relief. A smart and stylish decorative piece to display your flowers. Size: 9 3/4 inches tall; 7 inches wide. Condition: Excellent.
Antique Weidlich Bros. Mfg. Co. art nouveau vase. Patented: Dec. 11, 1923 on bottom, and W. B. Mfg. Co. mark #2376. It is a very ornate bud vase featuring dutch scenes, windmills, etc. It stands 9.5 tall; base is 3.5 wide. It would be perfect in a Victorian style room. It is not iron, might be brass/bronze, but likely spelter with gold finish. Weidlich boxes are fairly common, but have not come across a vase before. 2/09br
Beautiful, hand painted figural porcelain vase of a little boy and his pet duck. Barefooted boy with wavy, brown hair, reaching out and giving his duck a loving pat. He is dressed in lavender knickers, a teal vest, and white shirt embellished with orange and brown designs and gold gilt highlights. To his right is a shapely tree trunk with a pair of hand applied flowers and multi-colored leaves. A pink blossom graces the interior top of the vase, and dainty flowers and gold gilt designs embellish the exterior. The rim is stylish, having a rounded, petal-like shape, and gold gilt trim. Made in Japan. Manufacturer Marks: Marked with an incised CN (C with super imposed N), and a UCAGCO (United China and Glass Co) foil label. Circa: 1950's-1960's. Size: 5 5/8 inches tall; 2 3/4 inches long by 2 3/4 inches wide. Condition: Excellent.
Vintage, Chase hand painted ceramic Colonial fife and drum figural vases. First, is a young miss in Colonial attire playing a gold fife. She is wearing a green skirt with pink bodice, and a white floral apron with a black sash tied around her waist. She has bright gold shoes and a bright gold bow in her hair. Second, a young drummer, sporting green nickers with stripes, a purple jacket, and a white V-neck shirt with gold stripes and gold 'V'. The sides of his socks are adorned with gold tassels. The vases behind each figurine have applied pink roses and sponged gold highlights. These patriotic vases would be a wonderful display for the fourth of July filled with your choice of flowers. Size: 5 7/8 inches tall. Circa: 1950-1960's. Made in Japan. Condition: Very good; discoloration in some areas.
Large antique dark gloss green jardinaire. It has raised leafy fronds/scrolls, and an underglaze number #87 on bottom with 3 stilt marks. Age est: late 1800's-early 1900's. It has one minor flaw which is hard to find: a 1.5 inch tight hairline on top rim, (seal it with superglue on interior), with 3 pinhead size dots of missing glaze on the hairline. This is a really beautiful antique jard; stick a big live or silk fern plant in it! 8.5 tall x 9.25 wide. These jards look great at the holidays with poinsettas or small x-mas trees in them too! #2013-djau-4/08
Vintage California Pottery Elephant Planter Vase. This great planter vase is 6-1/4 tall x 8 long x 5 wide. It is marked on the bottom; California, USA, 7000. It has s rust stains on the bottom but otherwise it is in excellent condition.
This white bud vase has a raised pattern in white with an oval in the center. There are pink and white painted flowers in the center with grey and taupe colored leaves. The rim of the vase is 24K gold. The bottom is marked The Cameo Ribbon Vase made by the Royal Heritage collection. This vase is very feminine and delicate and in excellent condition. So very sweet! *Note - The bottom of the vase is white.
Vintage gloss brown flower jardinaire. Likely early Brush-McCoy or Weller; it is an older, heavy-duty jardinaire. Dry, smooth, aged bottom rim. High gloss brown glaze with raised greek motif circling upper part of jard and underglaze flowers. It is 7.5 tall x 6 wide at top rim x 26 around body. Nice looking and nice vintage condition, no chips or cracks; a few minor scratches and a pinpop. Age est: 1920's. dixcs3/07
Large vintage green jardinaire for sale. This old jard has faint all over crazing, and one tight circular hairline on exterior rim, (hard to even spot it unless looking up close). It is 7.25 tall x 9 wide, has handles on sides and raised flowers. Early Weller, Hull, or Haeger? (bottom looks more like a Weller). This would be beautiful with a big fern in it! Age est: very early 20th C., maybe earlier. These jards look great at the holidays with poinsettas or small x-mas trees in them too!
Very nice vintage jardinaire. Beautiful gloss blue/green jard with raised flowers and leaf design. It has 3 stilt marks on bottom and I think it may be a Weller or early Haeger art pottery item, but have not located it yet. No chips or cracks and is 7 tall x 7.5 wide. The bottom is glazed; rim is quite worn indicating age on this item. Nice size jard to put a fern or orchid in!
Vintage 1950's Ice Cream Parlor furinture Stool. Cast iron base with round vinyl swivel seat. Off white vinyl on the sides and deep blue on the top. Base is black cast iron and is designed to bolt to the floor. Overall height is 23 1/2 inches. Very nice condition for the age. Minor flaws in the vinyl. I will be happy to combine shipping and handling for multiple item orders.