Antique Amphora Turn Austria Figural Adam and Eve Art Nouveau Vase
Beautiful antique Amphora pottery vase with gilt three dimensional figures of a boy and girl perched on a textured Art Nouveau vase with twining leaves The background is a textured green-brown glaze shading to blue at the base. The girl is offering the boy an apple. Signed on the base "IMPERIAL AMPHORA TURN AUSTRIA 20013 47". The mark dates the vase to the period 1896 to 1918.
The vase is 13 1/2 inches tall. It weighs 4 lbs 2 oz (shipping weight 9 lbs)
Condition: Very Good overall, save for a firing crack (done in manufacture) near the rim as shown, shown both inside and outside, and a small professional rim repair, which is also photographed in closeup but is not really visible as it was well done. You can just find it under black light. Slight wear on the gilding on the children. Please view the detail photos.
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