ANTIQUE ROYAL WORCESTER JAMES HADLEY HAND PAINTED PARIAN PORCELAIN HAND VASE. James Hadley, whom many regard as the finest ceramic modeller of the nineteenth century, had been the chief modeller of the factory from the early days of Royal Worcester, being responsible for the greater majority of figures and vases from the mid 1860sThe very popular hand vaseshave a female hand that is said to be modelled on the hand of his wife. Henry Sandon, Royal Worcester Porcelain , pp.
The present piece with variant decoration is shown in color plate IV. The hand is clear glazed white holding a vase painted coral pink with gilt guilloche border & gilt line & dot trim.
The bracelet is painted turquoise & gilt. Impressed diamond registration mark headed N for 1864. Green crown & circle mark of Royal Worcester with 65 below for 1865.All Items Are Sent Insured. Check out my other items! Be sure to add me to your favorites list! The item "Antique Royal Worcester James Hadley Hand Painted Parian Hand Vase c1865" is in sale since Sunday, December 10, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Vases". The seller is "jjhouse" and is located in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped worldwide.