This is a beautiful Relpo Mother Mary ceramic planter, probably produced from the 1950's -1960's. It features Mary standing in front of a stone wall. The colors are soft blues, whites and flesh tones. The Relpo name and mold number 5779 are incised on the bottom. The original gold and blue Relpo label is also on the bottom of the base. The label reads: Relpo, Chicago, ILL, Made In Japan.
The planter stands approximately 10 inches tall. The planter is approximately 4 3/4 inches deep. The base is about 4 inches by 4 inches.
This ceramic planter is in excellent vintage condition. There are no chips, cracks or crazing present.
Why we like it!
This would make a nice first communion gift or a great addition to your religious icon collection.