Teco Pottery 4 Buttress Vase
Handmade in the USA, the Teco 4 Buttress shape Vase measures 10.5" x 6" with a satin finish 'Teco Green' glaze.
The Teco (an abbreviation of TErra Cotta) Art Pottery Collection is hand crafted, and hand glazed with each high-quality reproduction maintaining the integrity of its original pottery design from the early C20th. Each piece is both useful and beautiful as a watertight vase or as a perfect accent piece. By blending historical and modern aesthetics with natural eco-friendly materials the Collections elegant shapes honour the past while appealing to modern sensibilities.
Teco Art Pottery was originally produced from 1899 through 1920 by the American Terra Cotta and Ceramics Company located in Terra Cotta, Illinois. W. D. Gates a lawyer by training founded the company in order to capitalize on the need for architectural terra cotta used in constructing fire-proof buildings following the Great Chicago Fire of 1871.