DeForest of California NUN Cookie Jar!
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You are bidding on a 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" . HAPPY BIDDING! Shipping & Payment: Winner pays for Shipping . The Cookie Jar will be ship via Fed Ex to lower 48 States at $19.87. I accept Pay Pal, ONLY. Payment must be received within 3 days of auction ending. Item will be shipped within 3 days of actual payment. Thanks for stopping! Winning bidder to pay $3 insurance on shipping. I only will ship this insured. Terms Of Sale All Items are sold as is. I am not an expert on cookie ... read more