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Roseville Pottery Ewers, 1941-1954

Roseville Pottery Information | Shape Families

Ashtrays | Baskets | Bookends | Bowls | Candlesticks | Compotes | Cookie Jars | Cornucopias | Covered Pieces | Cuspidors | Ewers, 1941-1954 | Fern Dishes | Flower Frogs | Hanging Baskets | Jardinieres | Mugs | Novelties | Pitchers | Tea Pots & Sets | Umbrella Stands | Vases & Ewers | Wall Pockets | Wall Shelves | Window Boxes | Miscellaneous
 
 

Before 1941, ewers were treated as part of the "Vases"  family. (See also "Pitchers.")

In 1936, Roseville began marking pieces with permanent (either impressed or raised) shape numbers. As a result, all items classified as part of the "Ewers" family have permanent marks.

1-6" = Bushberry
2-10" = Bushberry
3-15" = Bushberry
4-6.5" = Foxglove
5-10" = Foxglove
6-15" = Foxglove
7-9" = Peony
8-10" = Peony
9-15" = Peony
10-6" = Water Lily
11-10" = Water Lily
12-15" = Water Lily
13-6" = Magnolia
14-10" = Magnolia
15-15" = Magnolia
16-6" = Clematis
17-10" = Clematis
18-15" = Clematis
19-6" = Freesia
20-10" = Freesia
21-15" = Freesia
22-6" = Zephyr Lily
23-10" = Zephyr Lily
24-15" = Zephyr Lily
 

In 1947, Roseville introduced the first of several new shape numbering systems, none of which were as systematic as the system used between roughly 1916 and 1946.

1TK-6" = Snowberry
1TK-10" = Snowberry
1TK-15" = Snowberry
2TK-8" = Wincraft (same as Wincraft 216-8")
216-8" = Wincraft (same as 2TK-8")
217-6" = Wincraft
218-18" = Wincraft
316-8" = Apple Blossom
318-15" = Apple Blossom
414-5" = Pine Cone Modern
415-9" = Pine Cone Modern
416-18" = Pine Cone Modern
516-10" = Ming Tree
616-6" = Gardenia
617-10" = Gardenia
618-15" = Gardenia
716-6" = Silhouette
717-10" = Silhouette
816-8" = Bittersweet
916-6" = Mock Orange
918-16" = Mock Orange
1101-5" = Mayfair
1102-5" = Mayfair
1103-6" = Mayfair
1104-7" = Mayfair
1105-8" = Mayfair
1106-10" = Mayfair
1107-12" = Mayfair

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Updated 8/10/09