Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Loetz Creta Glatt Vase

In Art Glass > Loetz Art Glass > Show & Tell and Art Nouveau > Show & Tell.
Moonstonelov…'s loves1 of 12337Do You Think This Draped/Scalloped Plate is R S Prussia?Bohemian spatter Glass Candy Jar - Franz Welz?
21
Love it
0
Like it

kyratangokyratango loves this.
EZaEZa loves this.
LauraHLauraH loves this.
IvonneIvonne loves this.
swfinluv1swfinluv1 loves this.
SpiritBearSpiritBear loves this.
Michelleb007Michelleb007 loves this.
JustanoviceJustanovice loves this.
GruffGruff loves this.
Moonstonelover21Moonstonelover21 loves this.
vetraio50vetraio50 loves this.
coloricolori loves this.
NevadaBladesNevadaBlades loves this.
VioletOrangeVioletOrange loves this.
mikelv85mikelv85 loves this.
blunderbuss2blunderbuss2 loves this.
auraaura loves this.
AmatoorPikrAmatoorPikr loves this.
kivatinitzkivatinitz loves this.
SEAN68SEAN68 loves this.
racer4fourracer4four loves this.
See 19 more
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.


    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate


    Posted 3 years ago

    sklo42
    (673 items)

    This Loetz vase is the same shape as the Loetz Olympia I posted earlier but I don't know the name of the décor for this one. It has a 'panelled' look around the neck like the Olympia but is much more iridescent. The flat top of the rim looks like a mirror.

    I feel that the green is not true, in real life it is deeper and less bluish. The final image gives a better idea of the range of the iridescence.

    If anyone could name the decor I would be delighted. I have searched Loetz.com but still cannot be sure. The décor was identified by welzebub as Loetz Creta Glatt. Thank you!

    Height 14 cm./5.5 inches

    Comments

    1. sklo42 sklo42, 3 years ago
      Thank you Thomas, and may you have a good day, too.
    2. racer4four racer4four, 3 years ago
      They were so clever. Look at the way the shape and the dimples accentuate the colour change. very fine!
    3. sklo42 sklo42, 3 years ago
      Thanks, Karen, and there's almost more dimple than vase beneath the neck!
    4. welzebub welzebub, 3 years ago
      It appears to me to be Creta Glatt. Bottom section of this page.

      http://www.kralik-glass.com/loetzglattarray.html
    5. sklo42 sklo42, 3 years ago
      Thank you so much, Craig :) I did notice that it close in colour and silkiness to a piece of Kralik Glatt I have, if that's relevant!
    6. welzebub welzebub, 3 years ago
      Yes that is relevant.... It is possible that it could be Kralik also. I am curious about what the pontil work looks like?
    7. sklo42 sklo42, 3 years ago
      It has a polished pontil, just like the Olympia.
    8. welzebub welzebub, 3 years ago
      If I have a chance I will look in the Loetz drawings to see if I can find the shape.
    9. sklo42 sklo42, 3 years ago
      To save your time, Craig, the Olympia was PNII-238 and they come in sizes 4.5, 5.5 and 6.0 jnches.
    10. welzebub welzebub, 3 years ago
      OK. I missed that in the opening sentence.... Duh.... pretty much settles it then.
    11. sklo42 sklo42, 3 years ago
      Thanks anyway......we've all done it!
    12. NevadaBlades, 3 years ago
      Ahhhhhhhhhh, GREEN!!!!!!!!!! [;>)
    13. sklo42 sklo42, 3 years ago
      Thank you, NevadaBlades, I share your love of green! Luckily for me it seems to have been a popular colour in the Art Nouveau Period.
    14. Michelleb007 Michelleb007, 3 years ago
      What an elegant vase! I have always loved this form. How wonderful to have two but in different decors! Will you display them side by side?
    15. sklo42 sklo42, 3 years ago
      Thank you, Michelle, not side by side exactly, but each in a little group at opposite ends of the mantlepiece. Varying shades but all green......NevadaBlades would approve!
    16. sklo42 sklo42, 3 years ago
      Thank you all for the loves, brunswick, Karen, EZa, SEAN, kivatinitz, blunderbuss, AmatoorPikr, aura, mikelv, VioletOrange, NevadaBlades, colori, vetraio, Moonstonelover, Gruff, Justanovice, Michelle and SpiritBear.
    17. LauraH LauraH, 3 years ago
      Wonderful vase, I LOVE the shape!!!
    18. sklo42 sklo42, 3 years ago
      Thank you, LauraH. Flamboyant rim AND dimples!.......

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.