ClayCraft, Calco or Batchelder Mayan Bookends unusual CA184

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A fantastic pair of California Pottery bookends made by either Claycraft, Calco or Batchelder. Clay appears to be by one of these makers. Some wonder if these are Midwestern in origin but the clay color and density remind me more of the California makers. Highly detailed and finished on the back these are not corbels ...

Aztec Art Deco Carved & Painted Mahogany Liquor Cabinet 1930s F659

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This superb custom show-piece is distinguished by its deep, inticrately hand-carved design of Aztec motifs, while its proportions place it squarely in the Deco style of the late 1920s and early 1930s, Examples of Aztec Art Deco are rare in architecture and furnishings and justly highly prized. Enthusiastic practitioners of the style in Los Angeles ...