Sale 21GM01 | Lot 1060

George Jones Majolica Butterfly and Orchid Dressing Table Oval Tray

Catalogue: The Joan Stacke Graham Majolica Collection
George Jones Majolica Butterfly and Orchid Dressing Table Oval Tray

Lot Details

Lot 1060
George Jones Majolica Butterfly and Orchid Dressing Table Oval Tray
Circa 1874
Impressed GJ monogram mark, B6 and 6 raised registry diamond (18-U-A-8) for 18 December 1874, black painted x
Naturalistically molded with two outstretched swallowtail butterflies and flowering white orchids. Length 11 inches.

Part of an eight-piece dressing table set.

Literature:
Susan Weber et al., Majolica Mania: Transatlantic Pottery in England and the United States, 1850-1915, fig. 18.11.

Reference:
Marilyn G. Karmason with Joan B. Stacke, Majolica, A Complete History and Illustrated Survey, New York, 1989, p. 99. Robert E. Cluett, George Jones Ceramics 1861-1951, p. 58, fig. 91.


C The Joan Stacke Graham Majolica Collection

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,000
Sold for $4,095 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

overall very good condition; light wear to the high points, mainly to one stem; some light crazing; blacklighted

See also lot 1027 (George Jones Butterfly Beauty-Patch/Powder Box and Cover) and lot 1028 (George Jones Butterfly Pomade/Cosmetic Box and Cover), which complement the present lot


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Estimate: $1,500 - $2,000
Sold for $4,095 (includes buyer's premium)

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