Posted 5 years ago
Dealer Description: Loetz Federzeichnung Mother of Pearl Air Trap vase having a shaped bulbous rim, ovoid body and terminating with a short platform foot. The transparent and brown glass is cased with opaque glass in an air trap Federzeichnung (octopus) design and highlighted in a vermicular gold gilt enameling.
Measures approximately 7.8” tall x 4.9” diameter (widest). Carries indistinct patent number under foot, “Pat 9159”. Circa 4th quarter, nineteenth century.
Loetz.Com describes it as "White opal ground covered with dark brown overlay and polyp-like air channels within clear casing; squiggly painted gold decoration. "
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