The Auctions at Rookwood
View Our Current Collections at


June 2014

Jun. 8, 2014 — 10 AM - 4 PM

Buyer's Premium: All bids are subject to an 21% buyer's premium (26% on internet bids) as stated under Terms of Sale. You may deduct 3% from the buyer's premium when paying by check or with cash.

Download Absentee Bid Form or call 1-513-381-2041

Auction Items RSS


Lot No. 1337

Manufacturer: Rookwood

Artist: Kaaro Shirayamadani

Description: Rare Rookwood vase with electroplated copper covering areas of carved flowers and stems done in 1901 by Kataro Shirayamadani. The ceramic portion of the vase is a simple, undecorated, mat body done in shades of yellow and peach. The carved and electroplate areas encompass the rim and base along with five stems which connect the two areas. Marks seen through the electroplated bottom include the Rookwood logo and date, shape number 24 Z and the incised cypher of the artist. Height 5 1/4 inches. Light crazing in the thick, slightly curdled mat glaze and a small patch of glaze loss near one of the ascending stems has been restored.

Size: 5 1/4

Estimate: $4,500.00 - $5,500.00