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June 2015

Rookwood
Jun. 7, 2015 — 10 AM - 4 PM

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Lot No. 1008

Manufacturer: Rookwood

Artist: Sallie Toohey


Description: Uncommon Fruit Basket high glaze paperweight painted by Sallie Toohey utilizing multiple bright colors with great detail. Measures 3 inches by 4 1/2 inches long. Marks of the company logo are beneath. The date is obscured by a glob of glaze, possibly 1927, the shape number not visible. The cast cypher of Sallie is beneath. Repair to a half inch chip on basket handle. Featured in “Rookwood Pottery” by Nicholson & Thomas page 75. From the Estate of Jim Fleming.

Estimate: $200.00 - $300.00