Beautiful Roseville Pottery 1940s Blue Magnolia Pattern Large Console Bowl 448-8"
Description: A most beautiful blue colored art pottery console bowl by the Roseville Pottery Company. This the nominal 8" consol bowl in the Magnolia pattern. The pattern shows large white flowers with pink centers or pink large flowers on raised black branches. The piece has two small handles one on each side. It was made from 1943 on. Please carefully view photos as they are part and parcel of our description. Date: Sometime post 1943 into the early 1950s Origin: The piece is part of a large collection purchased from a collector in Southern New Jersey, which we have been and will continue listing over the coming weeks and months. It was of course made in Roseville, Ohio.
Size: The piece measures ~9" in diameter on top, 5 1/2" in diameter at the base, ~11" at its widest including both handles, and is ~3 1/2" at its highest point. The piece weighs about two pounds and 5 ounces.
Maker: Roseville Pottery Company.
Marks: In relief on the back the words Roseville, U. S. A. 448-8" which can be seen in the next to last photo.
Distinguishing Characteristics - Most Interesting About The Piece: This is a truly nice piece which is relatively difficult to come by. The colors are rich, fresh and vivid and would display very well in your collection.
Condition: The piece is in very good condition with no cracks, hairlines, or repairs. The piece has general crazing to the glaze, which can be seen in the photos. The piece has no losses to the glaze or the coloring. The piece has one small chip, which we show in the last photo, on the foot. It also has some white residue on the inside suggesting that the bowl had water in it and the calcium of the water deposited on the walls. Be that as it may, the piece's colors are fresh and vivid with no losses and looks great to display in your collection. Please see photos for additional condition information.