Group of Dodie Thayer Green Glazed Ceramic Lettuceware
Comprising a covered soup tureen, teapot, cream jug, sugar bowl, six oval dishes, four sandwich plates, ten luncheon plates, ten fruit bowls, and six butter pats. Height of tureen 8 3/4 inches, width 13 inches.
C Estate of Laura M. Mako
Additional Notes & Condition Report
Teapot: appears to be in generally good, undamaged condition, with the exception of a small pinhead-size nick to the glaze, which is located at the rim edge near the pouring lip; signed on the underside with the addition of a palm tree symbol; height 6 3/4 inches, length overall 10 3/4 inches
Cream Jug: appears to be in generally good, undamaged condition; signed with the addition of a palm tree symbol
Sugar Bowl: there is a small shallow nick loss to the glaze, located along the inner side rim edge of one of the three protruding leaves, located approximately at mid-height, otherwise, appears to be in generally good condition; signed with the addition of a palm tree symbol
Oval Dishes: each of the six dishes have rim chips or nicks to their glaze; length 10 inches; each is signed with the addition of a pineapple symbol and they are marked Palm Beach rather than Jupiter, Fla.
Sandwich Plates: each of the four plates has at least one small nick loss to the glaze or rim chip; one plate has four small chips; each is signed with the addition of a palm tree symbol (Jupiter, Fla.); each plate has a small circular recess to receive perhaps a small cup or ramekin; width 10 1/4 inches
Luncheon Plates: five of the plates appear to be in generally good, undamaged condition; the other five plates each have at least one small nick or chip to its rim edge; at least one plate has a few such chips; each plate is signed with the addition of a pineapple symbol and Palm Beach; diameter 9 3/4 inches
Fruit Bowls: six of the bowls appear to be in generally good, undamaged condition; four of the bowls have small nicks or rim chips; each is signed with the addition of a a pineapple symbol; diameter (slight variations): 5 1/ 1/2 inches, 5 3/8 inches, etc.
Butter Pats: there are three large-size examples (diam. approx. 4 inches) and three smaller examples (diam. approx. 3 inches); two of the larger examples have bad rim chips/flake losses; the third example has a small pinhead-size nick to its rim edge; two of the smaller examples have bad chips/flake losses to the rim edges, glaze and body; the third example has a small nick to its rim edge; each is signed with the addition of a pineapple symbol
none were blacklighted
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