Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Anchor-Hocking "Royal Ruby Red" vase, "HARDING" pattern

In Glassware > Anchor Hocking Glassware > Show & Tell.
Recent activity24102 of 215575the latest HAEGER pottery piece to join my modest collectionManzanitas - Iconic Trees/shrubs of California.
8
Love it
0
Like it

iggyiggy loves this.
Ms.CrystalShipMs.CrystalShip loves this.
BrunswickBrunswick loves this.
jscott0363jscott0363 loves this.
auraaura loves this.
NewfldNewfld loves this.
fortapachefortapache loves this.
blunderbuss2blunderbuss2 loves this.
See 6 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 9 months ago

    AnythingOb…
    (848 items)

    Another cheap little Goodwill store score recently, mostly because I just like red things...? ;-) :-) I doubt it is anything terribly old or unusual in any way except maybe for its smaller size and deep ruby red color, I do think I remember seeing *lots* of very similarly shaped vases in junk stores over the years (which I've never paid much attention to) though they're usually larger and darkish green in color. All those I've always tended to believe were vases commonly supplied with commercially sold 'flower bouquets' for funerals/weddings/hospitals/yada yada...this one might truly be the very same sorta thing.

    It is only about 7" tall and 3 - 3.5" at its widest. There aren't any markings whatsoever on it. If anyone does happen to know its maker/style/etc, I'd LOVE to hear your suggestions -- in the meantime, I just need to find it a spot somewhere on a sunny windowsill, maybe (or not?) to hold something besides fresh flowers, so I can just enjoy its *red-ness*...?? <lol>

    logo
    Anchor Hocking Glassware
    See all
    FIRE KING JADEITE SPLASH PROOF MIXING BOWL  7 1/2" & 8 1/2"
    FIRE KING JADEITE SPLASH PROOF MIXI...
    $51
    LOT OF (7) VINTAGE FIRE KING JADEITE SPOUT HANDLE SKILLET BOWLS ~NICE
    LOT OF (7) VINTAGE FIRE KING JADEIT...
    $183
    Fire King Anchor Glass 4 Piece Range Set, Range Jar, Cover, Salt & Pepper Shaker
    Fire King Anchor Glass 4 Piece Rang...
    $56
    Fire King Anchor Hocking Mug Jadeite Extra Heavy Restaurant Ware
    Fire King Anchor Hocking Mug Jadeit...
    $13
    logo
    FIRE KING JADEITE SPLASH PROOF MIXING BOWL  7 1/2" & 8 1/2"
    FIRE KING JADEITE SPLASH PROOF MIXI...
    $51
    See all

    Comments

    1. TallCakes TallCakes, 9 months ago
      check Anchor Hocking 'Royal Ruby' c1930s+
    2. artfoot artfoot, 9 months ago
      That's a wise looking cat.
      Your vase, by the way, if my memory serves me right (it often doesn't) was made by Anchor Hocking, part of the "Ruby" line - 1940s-60s.
    3. artfoot artfoot, 9 months ago
      Trust TallCakes!
    4. AnythingObscure AnythingObscure, 9 months ago
      THANKS SO MUCH TallCakes & artfoot -- I DO indeed trust both of y'alls!!!

      :-) :-) :-) :-) :-) CW is such a *wonderful* reference!! :-) :-) :-) :-) :-)

      A quick Google search produced several pics of others out there, if its a little older than I might have first guessed I'm certainly not gonna argue about that, even if not a particularly uncommon piece?!!
    5. DuDa DuDa, 9 months ago
      As others have stated this is from Anchor Hocking's Royal Ruby line of things. In the late 1930s they introduced a line of vases named after US presidents. This vase was called "Harding".
    6. TallCakes TallCakes, 9 months ago
      and also made in green:
      https://chataboutdg.com/gallery/details.php?image_id=18912&mode=search
    7. AnythingObscure AnythingObscure, 9 months ago
      THANKS SO MUCH MORE to WesternPA-Collector, DuDa & TallCakes for your most informative further comments -- I've re-done the title of this showing to reflect all y'all's ID of my vase! (well worth the <$2 I paid for it, I guess?!)

      More THANKS due to blunderbuss2, fortapache, Newfld, WesternPA-Collector, Brunswick, aura, & jscott0363 for stopping by and tapping the <love it> button!
      :-) :-) :-) :-) :-)
    8. AnythingObscure AnythingObscure, 9 months ago
      Even more THANKS to Brunswick, Ms.CrystalShip, & iggy for stopping by and sharing the <love it>s!! :-) :-) :-)

    Want to post a comment?

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