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June 2010

Rookwood
Jun. 6, 2010 — 10 AM - 5 PM

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Lot No. 0667

Manufacturer: Rookwood

Artist: Kataro Shirayamadani


Description: Fine Black Opal low vase with three lightly carved fish and added aquatic plants done in 1925 by Kataro Shirayamadani. The vase then received the colorful glaze effects associated with Black Opal. As a bonus, the vase is lined in Shirayamadani’s maroon glaze which seems to have been his alone to use. Impressed with the Rookwood symbol, the date and shape 494 B and incised with the Master’s script signature. Uncrazed and very clean. Height 4 3/4 inches.

Estimate: $6,000.00 - $8,000.00