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June 2014

Rookwood
Jun. 8, 2014 — 10 AM - 4 PM

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Lot No. 1014

Manufacturer: Rookwood

Artist: Maria Longworth Nichols


Description: Perfume jug incised and decorated with grass, a rabbit, three owls on a tree branch, a bat and the moon, done in 1882. Marks include Rookwood in block letters, the date, shape 61 and a G for ginger clay. The piece is unsigned but the subject matter and style point to the work of Rookwood founder, Maria Longworth Nichols. There is faint crazing and a 1/2 inch firing line on the underside. Height is 4 1/2 inches.

Estimate: $300.00 - $400.00