Figural Planters (Schiffer Book for Collectors) (Paperback)

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Description


If you love collecting and are looking for a new collectible, this book is for you Pictured are hundreds of planters imported since the 1950s, mainly for use by the floral industry. From lovely ladies in brightly colored Christmas and Valentine dresses to little boys playing baseball, there is something for everyone in this book. A large section is devoted to baby vases, as well as nursery rhyme characters and loveable Raggedy Ann and Andys. The accumulation of several years of extensive searching by the author, the book does justice to the amazing variety and ingenious design of these planters. Separated into specific categories with many lovely examples of each type of vase illustrated, this book will take you on an extended journey into the world of imported figural planters.

About the Author


Kathleen Deel, a native of Massachusetts, became attracted to the beautiful lady head vases several years ago. As the head vases rose in value, her attention turned to the more reasonably priced figural planters. She resides in Abingdon, Virginia with her husband Elmer, a retired school teacher, and three cats, Larry, Curly, and Moe.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780887409707
ISBN-10: 0887409709
Publisher: Schiffer Publishing
Publication Date: January 7th, 1997
Pages: 160
Language: English
Series: Schiffer Book for Collectors