Sale 21GM01 | Lot 1016

George Jones Majolica Pelican Sardine Box, Cover and Stand

Catalogue: The Joan Stacke Graham Majolica Collection
George Jones Majolica Pelican Sardine Box, Cover and Stand

Lot Details

Lot 1016
George Jones Majolica Pelican Sardine Box, Cover and Stand
Circa 1875
GJ monogram to box and stand, several small cyphers, raised registry diamonds (26-S-M-2) for 26 June 1875, parcel 2 black painted shape no.'s 3441, painters 30, 11 and 33
Of oblong hexagonal form edged by bamboo, the cover knop modeled as a pelican at rest above a paneled design of pelicans in flight among foliage, the side similar molded with fish among aquatic plants, on a conforming stand. Height overall 5 1/4 inches; width of stand 8 1/2 inches.

Provenance:
Linda Ketterling, Toledo, OH, 26 January 2003.

Literature:
Majolica International Society, Karmason Library, no. KL000464.
Marilyn G. Karmason with Joan B. Stacke, Majolica, A Complete History and Illustrated Survey, New York, 1989 and 2002, p. 96.

Reference:
Robert Cluett, George Jones Ceramics 1861-1951, p. 59, fig. 93 and p. 276, Appendix 6, patent no. 289875. J.P. Cushion also records patent registry no. 292367-70.


C The Joan Stacke Graham Majolica Collection

Estimate: $1,200 - $1,800
Sold for $2,268 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

appears to be in generally good condition; minor flakes to high points on rims; uniform light crazing; no evidence of of restoration or overpaint under black light


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Estimate: $1,200 - $1,800
Sold for $2,268 (includes buyer's premium)

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