14 - 15 April 2011
A GEORGE JONES MAJOLICA YELLOW-GROUND 'PUNCH' BOWL
CIRCA 1874, RAISED REGISTRY DIAMOND, IMPRESSED 12 AND 0A, BLACK MODEL NO. 3468/11
The large bowl molded with branches of berried holly supported by a reclining figure of Punch, on a green and brown mottled base, the interior turquoise
12¼ in. (31.1 cm.) wide, overall
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See N. Dawes, Majolica, New York, 1990, p.117, figs. 205, 206 and M. Karmason and J. Stacke, Majolica: A Complete History and Illustrated Survey, New York, 1989 for a discussion of this model which was marketed in a variety of colors.
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