Requiem Antique Jewelry and Curios from Victorian to Modernist Requiem Antique
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : American : Pottery : Pre 1950 item #921024
Requiem Antique
Rookwood pottery holy water font a figural example in likeness of Saint Francis in his hooded monk's habit (robe) and rope belt at waist. This font, mold #6975 and circa 1947 was designed by Clotilda Zanetta in the Arts and Crafts or Mission style, and is done in what is known as their Wine Madder Glaze. The font has a built-in ring for hanging at the top and measures 8 3/4" x 4 1/4" approximately. Light overall crazing and no damage or repairs.