Black Americanawoman/manupside Down Tobacco Jarjohann Mareshterra Cotta
Here for your consideration is a spectacular, super rare, example of BLACK AMERICANA, in the form of a figural, terra cotta tobacco jar, that is the head of a SMILING BLACK MAN, WHO IS WEARING A HAT AND HAS A BANDANA AROUND HIS NECK. What makes this piece so extraordinary, is when the jar is turned upside down, HE BECOMES the head of A BLACK WOMAN WITH A BANDANA ON HER HEAD!!! This amazing and very clever piece of early tobacciana, was created in AUSTRIA, by the famous, highly sought after, JOHANN MARESCH and is IMPRESSED WITH HIS JM mark on the bottom, It measures a 6 inches in height, has some wear commensurate with age and use. This outstanding humidor is in very good condition. Truly a magnificent, must have addition to any BLACK AMERICANA, TOBACCO JAR, HUMIDOR or TOBACCIANA COLLECTION! We are happy to answer your inquiries. You never know what treasure you may find!
The item "BLACK AMERICANAWOMAN/MANUPSIDE DOWN TOBACCO JARJOHANN MARESHTERRA COTTA" is in sale since Thursday, January 30, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Black Americana\Other Black Americana". The seller is "cmp1818" and is located in New York. This item can be shipped to United States.
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- Country/Region of Manufacture: Austria