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Encaustic Painted Basalt Vase, Wedgwood, circa 1800
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
A fine, large vase in black basalt, decorated with an encaustic painted figure of a youth, taken from The Hamilton vase in the British Museum. The shape is taken from the Greek Hy...
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Antique Early 1800s English Neoclassical Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Encaustic Painted Basalt Vase, Wedgwood, circa 1785
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
Polished basalt, decorated with Victoria, Goddess of Victory, in her chariot; possibly after a Roman model such as the wall paintings at Herculaneum. This palette is very rare on bas...
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Antique 1780s English Neoclassical Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Pair of Large Basalt Vases, Wedgwood, circa 1900
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
A large pair of vases in the Lebes Gamikos shape, in undecorated black basalt. A classic form that would suit period or contemporary décor.    
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Antique Early 1900s English Neoclassical Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Pair of Black Basalt Temple Vases on Wood Stands
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Pair of large Chinese black basalt temple vases on stands.
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20th Century Chinese Vases

Materials

Ceramic

Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Two-Handled Vases, circa 1900
Located in New York, NY
Decorated with a frieze of classical figures between a berried vine border and upright acanthus leaves. The neck similarly decorated with pendant trophies between upright handles.
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Antique Early 1900s British Vases

Materials

Ceramic

Wedgwood Black and Gilt Basalt Covered Potpourri Vase, circa 1870
Located in New York, NY
A wedgwood black and gilt basalt covered Potpourri vase, circa 1870.
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Antique 1870s English Neoclassical Vases

Pair of Wedgwood Basalt Tri-Color Two-Handled Vases, circa 1890
Located in New York, NY
Sage green and lilac jasperware. Each sharply shouldered two-handled ovoid urn decorated with oval figural medallions beneath floral swags and band of Zodiac symbols, the cover with ...
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Antique 1890s English Vases

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Ceramic

Wedgwood Neoclassical Black Basalt Encaustic Enamel Amphora
By Wedgwood
Located in New Orleans, LA
Crafted by Wedgwood, this stately Neoclassical amphora vase is comprised of black basalt — largely considered the pottery firm’s greatest innovation. Terra-cotta red and white encaus...
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Antique 19th Century English Neoclassical Vases

Materials

Porcelain

Wedgwood Black Basalt Urns Made in England circa 1820
By Wedgwood & Bentley
Located in Katonah, NY
We are pleased to offer this pair of Wedgwood early 19th century Black Basalt urns decorated with neoclassical scenes showing figures in oval medallions. The urns are further decorat...
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Antique Early 19th Century English Neoclassical Vases

Materials

Stoneware

Basalt Bust, Gilt and Bronzed, of Aristotle, Wedgwood, 1880
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
In black basalt, bronzed and gilded to magnificent effect.      
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Antique 1870s English Neoclassical Revival Garniture

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Stoneware

Pair of Wedgwood Basalt Tri-Color Covered Urns, circa 1890
Located in New York, NY
Sage green and lilac jasperware. Each pyriform vessel decorated with figural medallions beneath floral garlands, further decorated with leaf and palmette bands, the domed cover with ...
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Antique 1890s English Urns

Materials

Ceramic

Neoclassical Style Italian Black Basalt Jars by Mottahedeh, Set of 2
By Mottahedeh
Located in Kennesaw, GA
These are two neoclassical style black basalt and gilt jars by Mottahedeh. They are signed and in very good condition. Oval: 5” L x 4” W x 5” H.
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Mid-20th Century Italian Neoclassical Jars

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Gold

Pair of French Old Paris Porcelain Basalt-Glazed Urns w Neoclassical Decoration
Located in San Francisco, CA
A handsome pair of French Old Paris porcelain basalt-glazed double-handled urns with neoclassical decoration; each shapely vase with everted neck above an ovoid body flanked by loop ...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Neoclassical Urns

Materials

Porcelain

Pair of Antique Wedgwood Black Basalt Ewers Emblematic of Water and Earth
By Wedgwood, John Flaxman
Located in New York, NY
A fabulous pair of antique neoclassical period early Wedgwood black basalt water and wine ewers emblematic of water and earth. These are a popular and well-known model of Wedgwood ew...
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Antique 1840s British Neoclassical Jars

Materials

Ceramic

Pair of Circa 1840-1849 Wedgwood Black Basalt Ewers of Bacchus & Neptune, Marked
By Wedgwood
Located in Atlanta, GA
Pair of Circa 1840-1849 Wedgwood black Basalt Ewers of Bacchus & Neptune, impressed marks. Measures: Bacchus: 7.75" W x 6" D x 15.25" T Neptune: 7.5" W x 5.5" D x 16" T.
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Antique 1840s English Urns

Materials

Ceramic

19th Century Wedgwood Basalt Pout-Pourri Vase
By Wedgwood
Located in Kitzbuhel, AT
Original Wedgwood basalt pout-pouri vase in classic blue and white decor in 2 parts. Stamped in the bottom Wedgwood. Slightly used. About 1863.
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Antique 1860s English Victorian Delft and Faience

Materials

Pottery

Antique Basalt Black Wedgwood Jasperware Small Vase with White Overlay
By Wedgwood
Located in Toronto, ON
A stunning antique Wedgwood black Basalt Jasperware small vase with white overlay, circa 1964. Please note small chip in rim has been repaired previously and pictured in photos.
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Early 20th Century English Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic

Black Basalt Wedgwood Figure of Josiah Wedgwood with His Historic Portland Vase
By Wedgwood
Located in Boston, MA
This is an important black basalt Wedgwood figure of Josiah Wedgwood, who is the founder of Wedgwood, holding his historic Portland vase, which was a proud work of art for Wedgwood. ...
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Vintage 1970s English Other Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Stoneware

A Rare Wedgwood Basalt Vase With Encaustic Decoration
By Wedgwood
Located in New York, NY
A rare Wedgwood two handled basalt vase with encaustic decoration of classical figures, upper case mark
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier English Vases

Materials

Porcelain

Dragon Vase with Black Basalt Glaze by P Ipsen, Denmark, 1870s
By P. Ipsens Enke
Located in New York, NY
P. Ipsen, Denmark Large earthenware vase with applied dragons, stag beetle, snake and crab in relief, black matte glaze, circa 1870s. Measures: Height 9" (23cm) width 14" (36 cm) ...
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Antique 1870s Danish Art Nouveau Ceramics

Materials

Earthenware

Vase in Black Basalt, Wedgwood & Bentley, circa 1773
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
An early basalt vase, decorated with a medallion of Hercules and Antaeus, cut into the wreath and berry band. Marked Wedgwood & Bentley.  
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Antique Mid-18th Century English Neoclassical Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Pair of Wedgwood Encaustic Black Basalt Vases
By Wedgwood
Located in Katonah, NY
Wedgwood Black Basalt vases with encaustic painted Greek key, palm leaves, and other simple classical designs
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Antique 19th Century English Vases

Collection Wedgwood Black Basalt Vases
By Wedgwood
Located in Katonah, NY
A collection of Wedgwood black basalt vases all decorated with classical figures raised in relief. The group consists of: The collection consists of a pair of early 19th century cov...
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20th Century English Neoclassical Vases

Materials

Stoneware

Wedgwood & Bentley Black Basalt Vases
Located in New Orleans, LA
This remarkable pair of black basalt covered urns was crafted by the inimitable Wedgwood & Bentley. The Neoclassical design incorporates architectural detailing such as swags, egg an...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier English Vases

Wedgwood Black Basalt Vase with Classical Figures Made in England, circa 1840
By Wedgwood
Located in Katonah, NY
We are pleased to offer this Wedgwood black basalt vase decorated with neoclassical design. Made in England circa 1840, this double handled vase is molded in an ancient Greco-Roman s...
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Antique Mid-19th Century English Neoclassical Vases

Materials

Stoneware

Wedgwood and Bentley Black Basalt Vase
By Wedgwood & Bentley
Located in Katonah, NY
A Wedgwood & Bentley black basalt urn-shaped vase molded with decoration in strong relief showing angels suspending berried wreaths on their shoulders. They stand above a design of m...
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Antique 1770s English Neoclassical Vases

Materials

Stoneware

A Pair of Wedgwood Engine Turned Black Basalt Vases
Located in Katonah, NY
A pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt small vases of neoclassical design. They were engine turned on a lathe to achieve their precisely grooved vertical columns.<br /> Black Basalt was cr...
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Antique 19th Century English Vases

Pair of Small Wedgwood Black Basalt Vases Made circa 1800
By Wedgwood
Located in Katonah, NY
We are pleased to offer this pair of Wedgwood black basalt double handled vases decorated with neoclassical figures. Made in England circa 1800, these covered vases are molded in an ...
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Antique Early 19th Century English Neoclassical Jars

Materials

Stoneware

ENGLISH BLACK BASALT NEOCLASSICAL VASE
Located in Essex, MA
Palmer black basalt vase, Englsh, late 18th century, classical shape with scrolled handles, medallions of Hercules and of a floret above laurel garlands and bordered with arabesque ...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier English Vases

Wedgwood Black Basalt Covered Urns
Located in Katonah, NY
A pair of Black Basalt covered vases showing dancers in clebration. On the shoulders are acanthus leaves, palmettes and applied mask handles. The rectangular bases have a band of ant...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier English Vases

  • Wedgwood Black Basalt Covered Urns
  • Wedgwood Black Basalt Covered Urns
  • Wedgwood Black Basalt Covered Urns
  • Wedgwood Black Basalt Covered Urns
H 10.5 in. W 4.5 in. D 4.5 in.
Wedgwood Black Basalt Mantle Vases, Pair
By Wedgwood
Located in Katonah, NY
This pair of Wedgwood double handled mantel vases has a truly classical shape and decoration. The expected Wedgwood molded design is finely executed. Around the center of the vases ...
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20th Century English Neoclassical Vases

Materials

Stoneware

A Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Covered Vases
By Wedgwood
Located in Katonah, NY
Made for potpourri with piercing in the cover, each vase has molded neoclassical designs featuring ram's head terminals on the shoulders and a variety of classical figures in oval me...
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Antique 19th Century English Neoclassical Vases

Wedgwood “Pandora’s Box” Black Basalt Encaustic Krater Vase
By Wedgwood
Located in New Orleans, LA
Crafted by Wedgwood, this stately neoclassical volute krater vase is comprised of black basalt, largely considered the famed English firm’s greatest innovation. This beautiful vase i...
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Antique 18th Century English Neoclassical Vases

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Terracotta

20th century Pair Black Basalt Edme Wedgwood Vases
By Wedgwood
Located in Savannah, GA
Pair of black basalt Edme Wedgwood vases, the Wedgwood Edme design is reminiscent of the ridges of a clam shell, harking back to Josiah Wedgwood's love of shell collecting. This hand...
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Vintage 1970s English Classical Greek Vases

Materials

Earthenware

One of a Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Covered Vases
By Wedgwood
Located in Katonah, NY
Made for potpourri with piercing in the cover each vase has molded neoclassical designs featuring ram's head terminals on the shoulders and a variety of classical figures in oval car...
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Antique 19th Century English Neoclassical Vases

19th C Pair of Wedgewood Black Basalt Bottles Vases
By Wedgwood
Located in Stamford, CT
Pair of Wedgewood black basalt bottle vases with Apollo Musegetes & Enterpe opposite Calliope & Melppone
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Antique 19th Century British Vases

Pair of Black Basalt Wedgwood Textured Vases with Rams Heads
By Wedgwood
Located in Stamford, CT
A pair Wedgewood vases in black basalt with applied goat heads and impressed on base "Wedgwood" and "Etruria" England.
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Antique 1890s English Greek Revival Vases

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Ceramic

English Wedgwood Yellow Dip Bisque and Black Basalt Jasperware Spill Vases
By Wedgewood
Located in Big Flats, NY
A pair of English Classical spill vases by Wedgwood offer bisque porcelain with yellow dip finish and black basalt bas relief repeating acanthus, foliate swag and scrollwork band, st...
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Early 20th Century English Classical Greek Vases

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Porcelain, Pottery

Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Potpourri Vases with Covers on Stands
By Josiah Wedgwood
Located in Mt Kisco, NY
A pair of Wedgwood Potpourri vases, England, late 19th century, pierced and solid disc covers, classical figures in relief with floral festoons terminating at ram's heads and bordere...
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Antique Late 18th Century English Classical Greek Vases

Wedgwood Black Basalt Canopic Jar
By Wedgwood
Located in Katonah, NY
A Wedgwood Black Basalt "Canopic" jar. Crafted in the form of an Egyptian vase derived from funerary jars used by the ancient Egyptians. Josiah Wedgwood named the black earthenware ...
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Antique 19th Century English Neoclassical Revival Vases

A Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Cassoulets
By Wedgwood
Located in Katonah, NY
A Pair of rare early 19th century Wedgwood Black Basalt cassoulets. The reversible candlesticks convert into covered urns (see images 5,6 and 9). This pair have a beautiful neoclassi...
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Antique 19th Century British Neoclassical Vases

Wedgwood Neoclassical Black Basalt Encaustic Enamel Campana
By Wedgwood
Located in New Orleans, LA
This Neoclassical campana vase by Wedgwood is crafted from the pottery firm's greatest innovation — black basalt. Decorations of terracotta red and white encaustic enamel adorn the v...
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Antique Late 18th Century English Neoclassical Vases

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Stone, Enamel

Pair of Antique Wedgwood Black Basalt Ewers
By Wedgewood
Located in Katonah, NY
A pair of antique Wedgwood black basalt wine and water ewers named: "Sacred to Bacchus" and Sacred to Neptune". These are distinctive sculptures. Placed where there is space to view ...
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Antique 1840s British Neoclassical Vases

Pair Wedgwood Black Basalt Wine and Water Ewers
By Wedgwood
Located in Katonah, NY
The wine ewer modeled with a figure of Bacchus seated atop the shoulder holding the horns of a ram's head.The water ewer with a figure of Triton seated on the shoulder and holding ho...
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Antique Late 19th Century English Neoclassical Vases

Materials

Stoneware

A Large Black Basalt Urn With Classical Figures and Greek key
Located in Katonah, NY
A large Black Basalt Calyx Krater urn with encaustic red figure painting of classical figures, and bands of neoclassical design including a complex Greek key meander and a beautiful ...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier English Neoclassical Vases

Wedgwood Rosso Antico Vase with Black Basalt Decoration
By Wedgwood
Located in Katonah, NY
A large Wedgwood Rosso Antico calyx-crater shaped vase with a domed cover pierced for potpourri. The vase is beautifully decorated with applied black basalt figures in classical dres...
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Antique Early 19th Century English Neoclassical Urns

Materials

Stoneware

Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Urns
By Wedgwood
Located in Katonah, NY
A pair of rare Wedgwood black basalt neoclassical urns made in early 19th century, England. Each urn is raised on a cut cornered tripod base with foliate design of leaf and scrolling...
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Antique 1820s Great Britain (UK) Neoclassical Urns

Materials

Stoneware

Pair of 18th Century Black Basalt Covered Urns
Located in Katonah, NY
A pair of Black Basalt covered urns made by H. Palmer of Hanley Staffordshire. This pair of vases is a gem of the neoclassical style. They combine beautiful molded Athena Cameos, ex...
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Antique Late 18th Century British Neoclassical Urns

Materials

Stoneware

Pair of Antique Black Basalt Covered Urns 18th Century
By Staffordshire
Located in Katonah, NY
A pair of Black Basalt covered urns made by H. Palmer of Hanley Staffordshire in the 18th century, circa 1775. This pair of vases is a gem of the neoclassical style. They combine be...
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Antique 18th Century British Neoclassical Urns

Materials

Stoneware

Antique Wedgwood Black Basalt Jar with Native American Style circa 1880
By Wedgwood
Located in Katonah, NY
WHY WE LOVE IT: The form, the lines, the color. We are pleased to offer this antique Wedgwood Black Basalt jar was thrown on a wheel. Rising from a small foot it has bands of inc...
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Antique Late 19th Century English Arts and Crafts Jars

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Stoneware

Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Urns Made in England circa 1820
By Wedgwood
Located in Katonah, NY
We are pleased to offer this exquisite pair of Wedgwood black basalt covered urns made in the early 19th century. An exact pair can be found in the Dwight and Lucille Beeson Wedgwood...
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Antique Early 18th Century English Neoclassical Urns

Materials

Stoneware

Early 19th Century Wedgwood Black Basalt Jardiniere Cachepot
By Wedgwood
Located in Fort Lauderdale, FL
A large black basalt jardinière made by Wedgwood in the first quarter of the 19th century. Upon their introduction to the market, black basalt ceramics became instantly popular fo...
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Antique Early 19th Century English Neoclassical Planters, Cachepots and ...

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Other

Wedgwood Basalt Portland Vase, circa 1850
By Josiah Wedgwood
Located in Gargrave, North Yorkshire
Wedgwood black basalt and white jasper relief vase, circa 1850. Modelled after the Portland Vase, the black solid jasper ground applied with white reliefs depicting the myth of Peleu...
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Antique 1850s English Victorian Ceramics

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Earthenware

  • Wedgwood Basalt Portland Vase, circa 1850
  • Wedgwood Basalt Portland Vase, circa 1850
  • Wedgwood Basalt Portland Vase, circa 1850
  • Wedgwood Basalt Portland Vase, circa 1850
H 6.7 in. W 5.12 in. D 5.12 in.
Vase in Black Basalt, Wedgwood, circa 1810
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
Large vase in black basalt, in the ancient Greek shape used for a water vessel called a Hydria.
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Antique 19th Century English Neoclassical Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Vase in Black Basalt, Wedgwood & Bentley, circa 1775
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
A fine shield-shape vase in polished black basalt, simply decorated with reliefs from The Four Seasons. Wedgwood & Bentley mark.  
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Antique Mid-19th Century English Neoclassical Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Keith Murray for Wedgewood Bronzed Basalt Vase
Located in New York, NY
A classic Art Deco vase in the rarest and most desirable bronze basalt glaze. Larger than most of his designs, this piece stands 9" tall. Signed 'Keith Murray, Wedgwood, Made in Engl...
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Vintage 1940s English Vases

Materials

Ceramic

A Rare Wedgwood Encaustic Decorated Basalt Vase
By Wedgwood
Located in New York, NY
A rare Wedgwood basalt two handled vase , encaustic decorated with classical figures and borders, upper case mark
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Antique 19th Century English Porcelain

Materials

Porcelain

A Rare English Basalt Vase With Encaustic Decoration
Located in New York, NY
A rare English baslat two handled vase decorated with a classical scene in encautic enamels
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier British Porcelain

Materials

Porcelain

Rare Keith Murray Black Basalt Large Vase
Located in London, GB
A Keith Murray large black basalt vase, this is a rare shape and color. 22.5 cm H 18 cm diameter at the top. Keith Day Pearce Murray (5 July 1892-1981) was a New Zealand born archi...
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Vintage 1930s British Vases

  • Rare Keith Murray Black Basalt Large Vase
  • Rare Keith Murray Black Basalt Large Vase
  • Rare Keith Murray Black Basalt Large Vase
  • Rare Keith Murray Black Basalt Large Vase
H 8.86 in. W 7.09 in. D 7.09 in.
Basalt Style Amphora Vase by Gerbing & Stephan Marks, from 1890s
By Gerbing & Stephan
Located in London, GB
Magnificent antique basalt style Amphora vase from the company of Gerbing &amp; Stephan Marks (1885-1910) with embossed detailing from 1890s. The vase of baluster form with twin orn...
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Antique 1890s Austrian Vases

Materials

Ceramic

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Basalt Vase For Sale on 1stDibs

Find many varieties of an authentic basalt vase available at 1stDibs. Frequently made of ceramic, stoneware and porcelain, every basalt vase was constructed with great care. There are many kinds of the basalt vase you’re looking for, from those produced as long ago as the 18th Century to those made as recently as the 20th Century. A basalt vase, designed in the Neoclassical, Arts and Crafts or Mid-Century Modern style, is generally a popular piece of furniture. Wedgwood, Josiah Wedgwood and Wedgewood each produced at least one beautiful basalt vase that is worth considering.

How Much is a Basalt Vase?

A basalt vase can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price 1stDibs is $3,475, while the lowest priced sells for $150 and the highest can go for as much as $19,500.

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