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Helen Luton Hafer was born in California on July 19, 1914.
Hafer was a painter of California landscapes, California Missions and still life works.
She died in San Clemente, California on May 18th, 2003.
This painting is special because you get 2 paintings in one...
It is 4 1/2" tall and has a 7 1/2" base.
There is a light green band with gold trim around the base and the inside rim of the spittoon.
No chips or cracks.
Light crazing. Yellowing to the pottery along part of the bottom edge of the base. Some tiny rust spots.
Gold trim loss on the lip of the rim.
Based on the markings on the bottom it was made in April 1933.
Not a light weight porcelain, weighs approx 4lbs.
It is 24" x 36"
Signed in red paint A Veccio in the lower left corner
Some minor cracks in the paint
It is Blue w/purple iridescent and is 10" in diameter.
It is approx 8 1/4" in diameter.
Iridescent hravest gold color.
No chips or cracks.
It is 8 1/2" is length.
The floral painted cart is being pulled by 2 green horses.
Marked Italy 66/3.
There are eight 8" in diameter plates in a fruit motif
The cherry plate has some chips along the bottom edge of the rim.
Some of the other plates have some tiny dings along the bottom edge of the rim, not bad though.
They are marked on the back "ITALY" 06113 PV
They are approx 3" long and have a turquoise colored enamel decoration in the center...
The Frog is admiring a Lady Bug.
It is approx 3 3/4" tall and 4 1/2" length.
The bottom is marked Kitty's Critters SOLLC (Starlite Originals LLC) 1999.
It is number 514 of 950.
The Mola is approx 13 3/4" x 18".
The Kunas live on the San Blas Islands and on the Darien peninsula in Kuna Yala
Kuna women make and wear blouses decorated with appliqued cloth, reverse appliqued cloth and embroidery.
The blouses, and their decorative front and rear panels, are referred to as molas.
The best molas are amazing works of textile folk art – on par with great quilts from America or Asafo flags from Ghana...
There are 2 pigs, 2 cows, 2 chickens & 2 geese decorating the jar with an impressed chicken wire design.
The lid has an egg handle.
No chips, cracks or crazing.
Stamped on the bottom Laurie Gates 99