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 8 1/2" is length.
The floral painted cart is being pulled by 2 green horses.
Marked Italy 66/3.
It is approx 8 1/2" in length and approx 7" tall.
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
It is 5 3/4" tall.
It has 6 sides with metal flakes inside the glass from midway to the neck of the vase.
It has a slightly frosted finish from the top to about midway down the vase.
Excellent condition. Signed on bottom LLGF.
It is 4 1/2" tall and 5 1/2" wide.
She has beautiful long hair and well detailed scales on her tail.
I believe she was part of an old fish bowl holder.
She is marked Verona Pat Pend on one side and 468 A on the other side.
She has a much darker patina than in the photos.
She is the Blue Mammy and is 13" tall holding a mixing bowl.
She was also made is red & yellow.
There is a chip on the back of the jar behind her left sleeve otherwise she is in great condition.
She is marked on the bottom "Metlox Calif USA".
They are 1" x 5/8" made of silver toned metal w/black enamel.
They were officially retired (taken off the market) several years ago and all tools & dies used in their manufacture were destroyed, and no more will ever be made.
Manufactured in 1987.
It is approx 7" tall.
There is a fleabite nick on the top of the lid by the red m&m handle and on the orange m&m's eyebrow.
Light silver cold paint loss.
It is 11 1/2" tall.
Both sides are decorated with people taking a stroll.
The vase is decorated with nice colors of dark blue, pink, maroon
and green with white, green, gold, blue and maroon enamel beading.
There are gold painted highlights.
Light wear to the gold trim mainly at the lip of the rim.
No chips or cracks.
The bottom is stamped Made in China.
The footed bowl is 11" in diameter.
There are four 6" in diameter bowls.
The 11" bowl has some some varnish loss and some white paint smudges.
The white paint smudges should come off with a little cleaning.
Three of the bowls have light varnish loss.
One bowl has moderate varnish loss.
It is 12" in diameter and has a delicious red & white swirl pattern
The face of the plate has a small area of light scratches that can be seen upon close inspection.
The back is acid etched "Yalos Casa Murano".
It is 6 3/8 in diameter.
It is 3 3/4" tall