Posted 8 years ago
Sometimes called a tulip vase this masterpiece was made exclusively for the retailer E. Bakalowits in Vienna Austria ca 1901. This decor is often refered to as Loetz "Blackbottom" when in truth its a very dark purple/brown/charcoal color.
See Ricke Band 2, page 287, #85/3878 for the form as attached.
I've been chasing this one for a very long time. Persistance pays off...
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