Antique Quilts: From Stella Rubin Antiques, Quilt expert and author
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pottery : Pre 1940 item #1309099
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$675
These French terra cotta storage jugs are unusually large. The one on the left is 17 1/2" tall and the right is 21 1/2". They were most likely made for storage of food like olives but have decorative uses in contemporary homes. In addition to vases for flowers, for instance, they would make wonderful umbrella or cane stands. They are in excellent condition with no chips or cracks. They show expected signs of wear for utilitarian pottery. Probably made circa 1930...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1283044
Stella Rubin Antique Quilts and Decorative Arts
$295. .00
Three jaspe pitchers typical of the collectible designs of this rustic terra cotta French pottery. The pitcher on the left with orange dots on brown measures 3 3/4" tall.There is very slight predictable age related wear around the rim. The middle with brown dots on orange is 4" tall with very little wear and no chips. The right is 4 5/8" tall and has a small, unobtrusive chip on the rim. The glaze is very close to the color of the clay so it barely shows. All date to about 1900...