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December 2012

Rookwood
Dec. 2, 2012 — 10 AM - 4 PM

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Lot No. 1014

Manufacturer: Rookwood

Artist: A.R. Valentien


Description: Important Dull Finish pitcher graced with a bevy of colorful butterflies coursing across the blue sky, the work of A. R. Valentien in 1886. Impressed with the Rookwood symbol, which indicates the date, shape 308 X and a Y for yellow clay and incised with the artist’s monogram. There has been professional restoration to the rim and the upper portion of the handle where it attaches to the body. Height is 19 3/4 inches. Very pretty with great decoration and pleasing colors.

Estimate: $700.00 - $900.00