DeForest of California NUN Cookie Jar!

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  • Item Category: Furniture & Furnishings
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Aug 04, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House

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NUN Cookie Jar, DeForest of California.

Monks are fairly common in cookie jars, nuns are much rarer. This one is 12 1/2" tall.

DeForest was a family-owned and operated pottery in Duarte, California from 1950 to 1970. They made a lot of cookie jars during that time. Most were finished in the same earth-tone brown as this jar. It has very minor crazing, and overall is in very good vintage condition. In great shape - no chips or cracks.

Etched in the bottom is "De Forest of California U.S.A." (it would not show up on the camera, but it is t

This cookie jar is valued at $300 in the 2nd Edition of Mike Schneider's "Complete Cookie Jar Book". She is very sweet and has a very serene expression.

Written across the bottom of the nun's habit is "The Lord Helps Him Who Helps Himself" .

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