ITEM T95 - RARE TROIKA VASE - Very early Troika Vase. 1st Troika Pottery Mark The St Ives Impressed Trident Seal Mark c1963-1965

SOLD Dec 2007

An extremely early Troika pottery vase. This vase is decorated with early black and bronze oxide glazes with a subtle moulded and painted decoration, including a circle motif on one side - characteristic of early Troika designs.

The base of the vase is marked with the very 1st Troika pottery mark, the rare impressed Troika seal mark alongside a painted Troika St Ives mark, dating it c1963-1965. This unusual Troika vase stands 7½" tall, 3¾" wide and 2" deep.

Overall excellent condition, with some internal crazing and a fine hairline to the inside corner. No chips or restoration - a superb example of a very early Troika vase.

RARE TROIKA VASE - Very early Troika Vase. 1st Troika Pottery Mark The St Ives Impressed Trident Seal Mark c1963-1965

RARE TROIKA VASE - Very early Troika Vase. 1st Troika Pottery Mark The St Ives Impressed Trident Seal Mark c1963-1965

RARE TROIKA VASE - Very early Troika Vase. 1st Troika Pottery Mark The St Ives Impressed Trident Seal Mark c1963-1965

RARE TROIKA VASE - Very early Troika Vase. 1st Troika Pottery Mark The St Ives Impressed Trident Seal Mark c1963-1965

RARE TROIKA VASE - Very early Troika Vase. 1st Troika Pottery Mark The St Ives Impressed Trident Seal Mark c1963-1965

RARE TROIKA VASE - Very early Troika Vase. 1st Troika Pottery Mark The St Ives Impressed Trident Seal Mark c1963-1965

RARE TROIKA VASE - Very early Troika Vase. 1st Troika Pottery Mark The St Ives Impressed Trident Seal Mark c1963-1965

RARE TROIKA VASE - Very early Troika Vase. 1st Troika Pottery Mark The St Ives Impressed Trident Seal Mark c1963-1965

RARE TROIKA VASE - Very early Troika Vase. 1st Troika Pottery Mark The St Ives Impressed Trident Seal Mark c1963-1965