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    A Mae West Group of Small Tchotkes, 1930s-1970s. Twenty-seven individual items including: 1) an oblong porcelain dish, stamped on the bottom "Germany / Saxe / Altenburg;" 2) a pair of handmade wooden maracas carved on the front of both "Souvenir / To Mae West / of Louis / Barranco;" 3) four ceramic cat figurines; 4) a porcelain figurine of an angel sitting atop a gold ball, sticker on bottom reads in part "Ardalt / Japan" (piece in angel's hand now broken); 5) a decorative dish with a image of a blue cherub in center, signed "Andrea;" 6) a decorative heart-shaped dish with a floral image in center, bottom reads "Always / and / Forever / Mikasa Japan;" 7) a small box in the form of a green apple, sticker on bottom reads "Golden Crown / E&R / Italy;" 8) a porcelain decorative item in the form of flowers in a cup, bottom reads in part "Coalport / Made in England;" 9) a round porcelain box with a romantic scene on lid, bottom stamped "Limoges / France;" 10) three blue-hued small Asian jars; 11) three red-hued small Asian jars; 12) two turquoise glass salt cellars; 13) three pink glass salt cellars; 14) a white porcelain bunny figurine, bottom stamped in part "Germany;" 15) a heart-shaped gold-painted box, bottom stamped "FF;" and 16) a small pair of ceramic Dutch shoes; all from West's famous Ravenswood apartment on Rossmore Avenue in Los Angeles; included with a signed 'Letter of Provenance' from John West, Mae's nephew.
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    Auction Dates
    June, 2016
    24th-25th Friday-Saturday
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