vintage Lefton FLOWER LADY, BOOKSELLER VENDOR Figurines

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  • Item Category: Ceramics
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: May 16, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House
2 Vintage Lefton China Vendor Figurines

Up for auction are 2 vintage Lefton China figurines. These beautiful hand-painted figurines are made of porcelain and have a matte finish. Both of these figurines are street vendors - look closely at the wooden box that opens up to display their wares.

Bookseller Vendor #2432

· Bookseller Vendor measures approx. 6½" tall x 5¼" across x 4¼" deep

This figurine features a gentleman selling books while sitting on a bench reading a book with his faithful dog by his side. In the vendor's stall is a wooden box with books that are ready to sell. The ground is cement-like grey with brick around it. Notice the delicate hand-applied flower in front of the dog. The bottom of the figurine is marked "Lefton China Hand Painted Reg. U.S. Pat. Off. 2432". The bottom has a partial label imprinted "Lefton Trade Mark Exclusives Japan". Karen Barton book "Twentieth Century Lefton China and Collectibles" has a 2001 value (6 years ago) of $95.00 for this figurine.

Flower Lady Vendor #2431

· Flower Lady Vendor measures approx. 6½" tall x 5¼" across x 4¼" deep

This figurine features a lady selling flowers while sitting on a bench while knitting. In the vendor's is a wooden box with flowers that are ready to sell. The ground is cement-like grey with brick around it with more flowers to sell in a bucket
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