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December 2012

Rookwood
Dec. 2, 2012 — 10 AM - 4 PM

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Lot No. 1003

Manufacturer: Rookwood

Artist: A.R. Valentien


Description: Limoges style pitcher decorated in 1885 by Albert R. Valentien, who arrayed a trio of birds flying beneath some lacy clouds, above delicate Oriental grasses. Impressed Rookwood in block letters, with the date, shape number 56, a small kiln mark, and a G for ginger clay and incised with the decorator’s monogram. There is fine, light crazing and there has been restoration to a chip at the rim. Height is 9 1/2 inches.

Estimate: $500.00 - $700.00