bottom of Green Van Briggle vase

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I just purchased a piece of pottery. I think it might be a Van Briggle piece. But iam not shure.It looks like it has the Van briggle logo on the bottom. Then it looks like it says my line. Then to the right it has a stamed C, which on not used to seeing on Van Briggle pottery. Im just trying to figure out how might have made it and when? Any help would be great thanks….Scott..See PIcs

Answer: Hi Scott

could you send another pic of the bottom/ I’m having a hard time seeing this one. Most Van Briggle pieces have the arched window mark, with van briggle, and colo springs, where their factory is. thanks, steve n rose

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Red WIng 1118 vase

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i have a green vase mint condition. says red wing u.s.a.1118 on the bottom. how much is it worth? Patty

Answer: Hi Patty

your vase dates to the early 40′s, value is around 30.00 or so. thanks, steve n rose

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Swan planter 259

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Hi there. I have this swan planter that I have been told is red wing but I haven’t found anything like it. It is marked 260 on the underside. If you could take a peek I would appreciate it. It is larger than the Red Wing swan vases that I see are number 259.

 

Answer:

the 259 swan planters were made for several years, starting in the thirties. They came in many different glazes, as well. Value is around 35.00 each. thanks, steve n rose

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Deer Lobby Jar with note

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I have a red wing crock about 5GL embossed with a woodland scene and a stag and a doe. under the deer looks like a masonic symbol It has a note inside that says it was once owned by mike holm MN longest serving sec. of state . I looked him up and he was a shriner I think it was a presention peice to him, but not sure. need more info if you could help . thanks gary gehrke cass lake MN

 

Answer: Hi Gary

A lot of these lobby/sand jars were used in commercial places of business. There is a circle mark under the deer, but that is from where a spigot hole was on some coolers done by another company. It could have belonged to him, but I don’t think it’s a masonic symbol. still a nice item, if bottom marked, value is 350.00 or so. thanks, steve n rose

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Red Wing 1087

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I have a Red Wing #1087, made in USA. I don’t know how to do a picture. It reminds me of a sea shell, but it is a vase? light green, vine of leaves going up both sides. approx. 5 1/2 inches tall, beige on the inside. I would appreciate any information you can give me. Thank you so much…Gail

Answer: Hi Gail

your vase is from the early 1940′s. Value is around 35.00 or so. thanks, steve n rose

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Red WIng 259 swan planters

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I have two swan vases, each identical to the other. Number on the bottom of each is Red Wing USA 259. Each is 6L X 5.5H X 3.5W One is a light green and the other is white. The green was my mothers and the other was just given to me. Do they have any value at all? Thank you for your help. Barbara

Answer: Hi barbara

the 259 swan planters were made for several years, starting in the thirties. They came in many different glazes, as well. Value is around 35.00 each. thanks, steve n rose

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Red Wing M-1526, Charles Murphy Designer

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A 14" tall footed vase, #M-1526, white on outside and soft green inside, it is fluted with straight lines from the bottom up to 9" and then the flutes are swirled. This fluting is both inside and out. Excellent condition: no chips, marks or discoloration. Found in my mother’s closet. I know she has had it a long time. Value? Who would want it? Jan

 

Answer: Hi Jan, it was designed in 1956, by Charles Murphy, that’s the "m". Value is around 50.00 or so on this one. thanks, steve n rose

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Red Wing 1195 vase

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I have an old Red Wing vase, given to me by my great aunt. On the bottom it has the following information:
1195
RED-WING
U S A

The vase is off-white outside and green inside. The measurements are: 5.5" dia. at top, 5.0" at bottom, 4.5" height. It has floral motif faux ‘handles’ on 2 sides. Any help identifying this vase is appreciated. Maxine

Answer: Hi Maxine

your vase was designed in 1943, some came hand decorated, others aren’t, the one you have is a standard glaze. Value is around 30.00 or so. thanks, steve n rose

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