Art Deco Shelley Candle Holder Bird And Grapes Spano Lustra Frederick Rhead 1911-1916

SKU: 6646-136

  • $68.00

This is an antique art deco design Shelley, England art pottery luster candle holder made between 1911-1916 with an art deco shape.

The design is a fabulous unamed pattern which is often called Bird And Grapes, with hand colored enamel over transfer a high luster finish Shelley called Spano Lustra, a famous finish and style developed by Frederick Rhead when he was art director of Wileman Shelley.

The large candleholder measures 3.25 inches high by 7 inches long and is in very good +++ used vintage condition with no chips or cracks and only some gold trim wear. Very decorative, collectible and rarely seen.

The bottom of the candleholder has his initial F.


type: candleholder, candle holder, candlestick, gotobed

manufacturer: Shelley China

country: England

date: 1911-1916

designer: Frederick Rhead

pattern name: Spano Lustra 

size: 3.25 inches high by 7 inches long 

material: ceramic

color: cream/green/purple

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