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    A Marilyn Monroe-Related Group of 'Clay Art' Ceramic Collectibles, 1980s-2000. Seven total, all made by the San Francisco-based company 'Clay Art' whose heyday was in the 1980s, many have 'Clay Art' or 'The Estate of Marilyn Monroe' stickers and/or markings on the bottom and/or backs, pieces include: 1) a cookie jar with MM in her white dress; 2) a cookie jar with MM atop a pink base, original box included; 3) a cookie jar with MM wearing a hat reading "2000," original box included; 4) a MM face-mask, original box included 5) a MM face-mask with a star behind it, original box included though it's ripped and torn; 6) a MM vase; and 7) an MM salt and pepper shaker (designed like the #2 cookie jar above); mostly sold in novelty stores in the late 1980s-1990s, now some of these pieces are hard to find, even on eBay! (Please note a few have crazing from the kiln.)
    Approximately: 15" x 9" x 6" and Smaller


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    Auction Dates
    September, 2015
    19th-20th Saturday-Sunday
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