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ITEM #2843

MASON’S VASES, PAIR

Pair of Mason’s Ironstone pottery vases / cups, c. 1850, each with 2 handles, 7″ high.

Hand-coloured transfer-print on mottled ground.

One with pattern #1359 on base.

Each in excellent condition.

PRICE: $995 PAIR.

OTHER

ITEM #8221

Wonderful late 18th century Dutch Delft tin-glaze miniature bombe chest c. 1780.

DUTCH DELFT VASE C. 1710

Only 9.25″ high, 11″ wide, 6″ deep, a chest with 6 half-width drawers (suited for jewellery ?)

Detailed hand-painted decoration, cobalt blue on white tinglaze.

Full portrait figure each side, parlor scene on top.

PRICE: $3,225.

Great condition: slight glaze edge chips & rubs.

No cracks or repairs

ITEM #6306

DUTCH DELFT VASE C. 1710

Wonderful early 18th century Dutch Delft tin-glaze vase c.1710, a copy of Chinese “garlic-head” porcelain vase of same period.

Rare form, colour, and decoration, 11.75″ high. Minor rim damage, body intact.

Authenticated by L. Grigsby, Winterthur, in 2004.

PRICE: $3,225.

ITEM #2648

ROYAL DUX BASKETS

Pair of earthenware Royal Dux-type figural baskets, each 17.5″ high, with 10″ long basket.

Each hand-painted in fired pastel colours with light gold trim: before 1900.

Each bottom with impressed model numbers.

PRICE: $1,600 PAIR.

ITEM #7116

ARTS & CRAFTS CANDLEST

Unusual pottery Arts & Crafts candlestick, form of 3 curved arms joined to triform base and drip-pan.

All covered in iridescent glossy glaze; 4″ high, c. 1910.

A superb example of pottery craftsmanship !

PRICE: $195.

OTHER EUROPEAN

ITEM #7208

Rare Royal Dux floor vase 32″ high.

ROYAL DUX FLOOR VASE

Romantic/ Art Deco /Nouveau form, aspects of all 3 styles ! c. 1890.

Wonderfully crafted pottery, hand-painted in pastels, with lovely 3D lady, bird, and grapes.

Applied Royal Dux Bohemia pink triangle to bottom.

PRICE: $3,500.

ITEM #4589

LARGE HEAD JUG

Large German pottery stein, or beer jug, a man’s head with a black/ blue eye (he must have had fun offending someone !).

ight 11″, diam. 7″ max. Pewter hinged lid; impressed marks to bottom suggest c. 1930.

Internal repairs to pewter lid, not serious.

PRICE: $785.

ITEM #6355

Griffin, Smith & Co. “Etruscan” coffee pot 1882-1889.

ETRUSCAN MAJOLICA COFFEE POT

Shell-and-seaweed “Etruscan” coffee pot, “crooked spout” design, 6.5″ to finial.

Condition good; nibbles to spout tip. 2 hairlines to lid inner rim, no restorations.

Impressed “E24″ on bottom denotes hollowware.

PRICE: $1,250.

ITEM #8013

STRASBOURG FIGURE

18th C French faience figural group 8.5″ high on 5″ x 4″ base, by Strasbourg c. 1780.

Great detail, like that attained in 18th C porcelain figures !

Bottom with Paul Honnog mark ?

Hat tip professionally glued.

PRICE: $725.

ITEM #JC14

Majolica acorn & oak-leaf ashtray.

MAJOLICA PIPE TRAY

Used for emptying your pipe; 6″ x 5″ x 1.5″.

Note 3-D pipe handle; how appropriate !

Unknown maker.

Restoration to 1 leaf tip, professionally done.

PRICE: $145.

Click on this photo to enlarge, then…

Cross your eyes, and concentrate on the central image that results.

You will then see this figure in 3-D !

Who else can show you this ??

           Only Abbey !!

ITEM #4380

Michael Powolny: putto riding pelican.

GOLDSCHEIDER POWOLNY PUTTO ON PELICAN

Proudly riding back of pelican; stands 14.5″ on 7″ x 4″ base.

Underside with underglaze and impressed marks.

On base, 14.5″ high, 7″ wide x 4″ deep.

PRICE: $5,650.

ITEM #3233

Pottery brunette beauty, a model by Dakon.

GOLDSCHEIDER LADY FIGURINE by DAKON

Proudly showing floral lace dress, c. 1935.

Underside with underglaze and impressed marks.

On oval base, 13″ high, 10.5″ widest

PRICE: $1650.

ITEM #5854

Pottery fisherman figurine c. 1935.

GOLDSCHEIDER FISHERMAN FIGURE

Goldscheider Wien (Vienna) 14″ high, 11″ wide with oar.

On 4″ x 4″ base; underside with underglaze and impressed marks.

Glazed base surface inscribed “Lesca”.

Wonderful condition, no repairs nor restorations.

PRICE: $1,250.

BOLIVIAN ARTIFACTS

ITEM #JC5

BOLIVIA POT

From the BJ Hamilton collection of Bolivian pottery 16th – 18th C (colonial era).

Hand-potted and decorated c. 1700, gathered in Bolivia and Peru 1949-1964, while he lived in Tihuanacu area (Lago Titicaca).

Encrustation not removed; 5.5″ high.

PRICE: $200.

ITEM #JC6

BOLIVIA POT

From the BJ Hamilton collection of Bolivian pottery 17th – 18th C (colonial era).

Hand-potted and decorated c. 1700, lovely geometric design to one side; gathered in Bolivia and Peru 1949-1964, while he lived in Tihuanacu area (Lago Titicaca).

Encrustation not removed; 5.5″ high.

PRICE: $250.

ITEM #JC7

BOLIVIA POT

From the BJ Hamilton collection of Bolivian pottery 17th – 18th C (colonial era).

Hand-potted and decorated all around with geometric designs, gathered in Bolivia and Peru 1949-1964, while he lived in Tihuanacu area (Lago Titicaca).

Encrustation not removed; 5″ high.

PRICE: $250.

ITEM #JC8

Bolivian carved wood Kero (Qero)  1400 – 1600 AD.

Ceremonial drinking cup for Chicha (corn beer).

Early  piece from the BJ Hamilton collection of Boliviana 15th – 18th C (pre-columbian/ colonial era), gathered in Bolivia and Peru 1949-1964, while he lived in Tihuanacu area (Lago Titicaca). .

 

BOLIVIAN WOODEN/ PAINTED  KERO

 

Hand-carved and -painted,

Carved, not turned, from solid piece of wood, then with polychrome decoration added, previously obscured by burial encrustation, now painstakingly removed to reveal original surface.

5″ h. 4.5″ diam. mouth.

 

PRICE: $995.

 

Note: see Nordenskold 1931 pp.95-100 “…paint has resinous vegetal base…classed as a lacquer…”

ITEM #JC9

Bolivian carved wood CHALLADOR  1600 – 1700 AD.

Ceremonial marriage drinking cup for Chicha (corn beer).

Early  piece from the BJ Hamilton collection of Boliviana 15th – 18th C (pre-columbian/ colonial era), gathered in Bolivia and Peru 1949-1964, while he lived in Tihuanacu area (Lago Titicaca). .

 

BOLIVIAN WOODEN/ PAINTED  CHALLADOR

 

Hand-carved, not turned, from solid piece of wood,

6″ diam. bowl, 2.25″ high, depicting yoked oxen.

 

PRICE: $425.

Note incised line decoration to rim, base, and bottom; that on bottom runs through original incomplete edge.

 

ITEM #JC3

BOLIVIA POTS 2

Three pieces from the BJ Hamilton collection of Bolivian pottery 16th -18th C (colonial era).

Hand-potted and decorated, gathered in Bolivia and Peru 1949-1964 while he lived in
Tihuanacu area (Lago Titicaca).

Encrustation nor removed; tallest is 6″ high

PRICE: $100 – $200 Each.

ITEM #JC4

BOLIVIA POTS 3

Three pieces from the BJ Hamilton collection of Bolivian pottery 17th -18th C (colonial era).

Hand-potted and decorated, gathered in Bolivia and Peru 1949-1964 while he lived in
Tihuanacu area (Lago Titicaca).

Encrustation nor removed; tallest is 6″ high.

PRICE: $100-$200 EACH.

HUMMEL FIGURINES

ITEM #5653

HUMMEL 15/0 “HEAR YE”

Cute little Hummel figurine, previously named “Night Watchman”. This one bears Tmk 3, and stands 5″ high.

Great condition, no wear, no breaks, no repairs, no restorations.

PRICE: $100.

ITEM #4769

HUMMEL 56/A “CULPRITS”

Cute little Hummel figurine, previously named “Apple Thief”. This one bears Tmk 2, and stands 7″ high.

Great condition, no wear, no breaks, no repairs, no restorations.

PRICE: $150.

ITEM #4770

HUMMEL 56/B “OUT OF DANGER”

Cute little Hummel figurine, previously named “Apple Thief”. This one bears Tmk 3, and stands 6 & 5/8.” high.

Great condition, no wear, no breaks, no repairs, no restorations.

PRICE: $150.

ITEM #5608

HUMMEL 57/0 “CHICK GIRL”

Cute little Hummel figurine, previously named “Little Chicken Mother”. This one bears Tmk 1, and stands 3.5″ high.

Great condition, no wear, no breaks, no repairs, no restorations.

PRICE: $125.

ITEM #5527

HUMMEL 59 “SKIER”

Cute little Hummel figurine, a downhill skier. This one bears Tmk 5, and stands 5 & 3/8.” high. Note the original wood ski poles !!

Great condition, no wear, no breaks, no repairs, no restorations.

PRICE: $150.

Click on this photo to enlarge it….

Cross your eyes, and concentrate on the central image that results.

You’ll see this figure in 3-D !

Who can show you this ??

      Only Abbey !!

ITEM #5527A.

HUMMEL 69 “HAPPY PASTIME”

Cute little Hummel figurine, previously named “Knitter”. This one bears Tmk 3, and stands 3 & 5/8″ high. Retired 1996 !

Great condition, no wear, no breaks, no repairs, no restorations.

PRICE: $125.

ITEM #4772

HUMMEL 94 3/0 “SURPRISE”

Cute little Hummel figurine, previously named “The Duet”. This one bears Tmk 2, and stands 4.25″ high.

Great condition, no wear, no breaks, no repairs, no restorations.

PRICE: $100.

ITEM #4775

Bears Tmk 3, and stands 5″ high.

HUMMEL 123 “MAX & MORITZ”

Cute little Hummel figurine, previously named “Good Friends”.

Great condition, very small chip to hair of Moritz, with slight rubbing.

No breaks, no repairs, no restorations.

PRICE: $100.

ITEM #4775

HUMMEL “LITTLE BOOKKEEPER”

Cute little Hummel figurine. This one bears Tmk 4, and stands 4.75″ high.

Great condition, no wear, no breaks, no repairs, no restorations.

PRICE: $100.