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Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Majolica Pigs and Boars

Our porcine friends are a surprisingly common theme in majolica particularly in Continental majolica. Humidors, match strikers, pitchers, banks and toothpicks are all easily found. Boar head terrines are somewhat more difficult to come across. Lets take a look.

St. Clemént Majolica Pitcher



St. Clement boar pitcher

B&L Gesetzl Gesch Majolica Boar Decanter 

Block Majolica Match Striker
George Jones Boar Game DIs


 Pig Majolica Pitcher
T.C. Brown Westhead Moore Majolica Terrine
Onnaing Majolica Pig with Ham Pitcher
Sarreguemines Majolica Pitcher

Victoria Pottery Co. Boar game dish



Majolica Pig bottle

 

Bernard Bloch majolica pig figure



Georges Dreyfus Majolica Pig Plate




Minton Majolica Boar Soup Tureen












B&L Gesetzl Gesch Majolica Pig Decanter 



Continental Majolica Mustard Canister
Caldas Majolica Toothpick

Onnaing Majolica Pig Waiter Pitcher



Orchies Majolica Pig Bank




Majolica Forrester Pig Pitcher
Orchies  Majolica Pig Humidor

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