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Saturday, October 16, 2010

Strawser's Majolica Auction - October 29th & 30th

Two day Majolica Auction with George Jones, Minton, Holdcroft, Wedgwood, Etruscan and many other pieces of majolica. Michael Strawser will offer the private collection of Marla Chaiken and another prominent mid-west collection of Staffordshire which includes many rare Staffordshire figures such as pair of wash basket spaniels, pair of zebras, pair of cows with calves and much more.

Two day live on-site auction begins:
Friday, October 29, 2010 at 3:00 PM EDT
Saturday, October 30, 2010 at 9:00 AM EDT

501 Hatfield Road, Alderfer Auction Center, Hatfield, PA 19440

Ph: 260-854-2859

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Sotheby's Auction - Majolica, October 22, 2010

About two dozen lots of fantastic majolica items are at auction on Friday October 22, 2010 auction is in New York City. Items from the Dr. and Mrs. Sidney Merians collection are included in the auction. One item from the Merians collection includes a rare Mintons 'RABBIT AND DUCK HEADS' Game Pie Tureen, Cover and Liner. Dated 1876.

Estimated: 30,000 — 50,000 USD
Measurements: Length 18 inches
Description: Attributed to Paul Comolera, the elliptical tureen of waisted form, glazed in ochre and cobalt and raised on a fixed basketweave stand with green rope-twist handles, the cover modeled with two hares' heads and two male mallards' heads, the ears of the hares joining to form the handle impressed MINTONS, date code and shape number 1990.

VISIT: Sotheby's

Christina Prescott-Walker, Senior Vice President
Department Director - Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art
Tel: 212 606 7332

Heritage Auction Galleries - Majolica at Auction November 9, 2010

About seven pieces of nice majolica is part of the Decorative Arts & Design. An tortoise cuspidor, attributed to George Jones & Sons, Stroke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England, circa 1870.
Unmarked and 5 x 7 x 10 inches (12.7 x 17.8 x 25.4 cm)
The tortoise form cuspidor with light blue to interior surfaces.
Attributed to George Jones & Sons: .
Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000.

Visit: Heritage Auction Galleries , Dallas Texas, 800-872-6467,

Dallas Auction Gallery - Fine & Decorative Arts, October 20

Dallas Auction Gallery has about 18 lots of majolica including this monumental Minton floor jardiniere. The rim encircled by a pond of lily flowers and pads, supported by three fantastically molded egrets flanked by three melusines. Provenance: Marilyn G. Karmason Collection

Contact:Phone - 214.653.3900
Toll Free - 866.653.3900
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Address:Dallas Auction Gallery
2235 Monitor Street
Dallas, TX 75207