Ten (10) majolica and German figural ceramic items. 1st item: German porcelain monkey figurine by Hutschenreuther Selb, designed by Hans Achtziger, monkey seated on banana tree, maker's marks on base. 5" H. Mid 20th century. 2nd item: French Sarreguemines majolica monkey at organ figural humidor. 9 1/2" H. Early 20th century. 3rd-4th items: Pair of Etruscan majolica classical busts of male and female, unmarked, retail label on back. 7" H. 5th item: Majolica vase or posy holder of bird's nest with bird and cattails, "X" mark on base. 9" H. Continental, late 19th century. 6th item: Majolica monkey with pineapple vase on mottled base, unmarked. 7 1/2" H. Continental, late 19th century. 7th item: Sancai style vase yellow monkey holding fruit and riding a camel, unmarked. 6 1/2" H. Chinese, 20th century. 8th item: Majolica match stick holder of cabbage leaves, impressed initials "TS" on one foot, retail label on inside, 2 7/8" H x 2 1/4" sq. Continental, late 19th c. 9th item: Majolica cream pitcher with shell and scroll design, impressed "S" and "7" on base. 4 1/8" H. Possibly English, late 19th century. 10th item: Majolica water pitcher with mottled glaze ground and leaf and flower design, "40" painted on base, retail label on base. 9 1/4" H. Continental, late 19th century. Provenance: The Estate of Judith E. Crosland, Knoxville, TN. CONDITION: All items in overall very good condition with minor wear. Firing flaw to shoulder on male classical bust. Possible repair to one hand of monkey on pineapple vase.
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