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David Gil Head sculpture no. 1834

Note that the eyes are mirrors.

SRLong

Recent Gallery Posts

Rookwood Vase by Charles S. Todd

Mid Century Modern "Look" Rookwood Vase

Rookwood Pottery vase by Charles Stewart Todd (1885-1950)

4.5 inches tall, matte finish

Even though it has a shape number, 2105, it is hand thrown.

Sascha Brastoff

Sascha Brastoff Chimney ashtray

Yes it's an ashtray,but I just turn it around so I just look at the back.

Smoking was so in vogue at the time.

I love the liquid looking glaze over the matte.

Sascha Brastoff Cotttage Plate

Sascha Brastoff Cottage Plate

Another estate find. It was a good week.

Sascha Brastoff plate with cottage design. 10 inches across.

Signed Sascha B. at the bottom, but no markings or back stamp on the verso.

Ernest Sohn

Ernest Sohn Tray

Hall China for Ernest Sohn Creations. 14.75" x 14". Ernest Sohn.

Glidden Koi Tray

Koi Tray by Glidden Pottery

Weekend find at Grayslake Antique Market.


Glidden Koi Tray #200


6 inches x 8 inches


Very apropos find as I have a small lake in my yard after all the rain.

Royal China

Royal Stone platter
Royal Stone

Royal China. Royal Stone. Carioca Series. Tangerine. Platter. Don Schreckengost (shape). Don Schreckengost/Charles Henderson (glaze).

Glidden Pottery

Alfred Stoneware
Alfred Stoneware

Glidden Pottery. Alfred Stoneware. Sergio Strologo.