Sunday, September 7, 2008

North Carolina Pottery Center Auction

Fundraising Auction of NC Pottery
to Benefit The North Carolina Pottery Center

Names of potters included in the Auction are:
James Franklin Seagle, SL Hartsoe, early unsigned Catawba Valley (possibly Lefevers),
Propst, JW Hilton, Blackburn, Harvey Reinhardt, Thomas Ritchie, John Goodman,
B.B.Craig, Albert Hodge,unsigned Edgefield SC, unsigned Webster School, EA Poe, H Fox,
Tim Boggs, JF Brower, JAMacon, WH Hancock, JA Craven, JD Craven, JM Hayes,
several excellent earthenware dirtdishes,
Pisgah Forest, George Donkel, WM Penland, Log Cabin, Carolina Pottery, Rainbow,
Sunset Mtn, Smithfield, Auman, Seagrove Pottery, Dorothy Auman signed Seagrove Pottery,
CBMaston, CC Cole, Rainbow, AR Cole, JB Cole, Neolia and Celia Cole, David Garner,
Billy Ray Hussey, Mark Hewitt, Charlie Craven, Joe Owen, ML Owens,
Jugtown, Charlie Moore, Ben Owen Master Potter,
Nancy Sweezy signed Jugtown, and many more.

Names of donors:
Dr. Everette James, John and Jerry Gimesh, Bragg Cox, Tim Blackburn, Scott Smith,
Bill Ivey,David Blackburn, Tommy Cranford, Jugtown Pottery, Nancy Blount,
Neil Lapp, Charlotte Brown,Sandra Frohner, Bruce Gholson, Ray Smith,
Fran Irvin, Tom Turner, Cathy Blackwelder, Beth Ann and Tommy McPherson,
Caroleen Sanders, Gene Brown, Cindy and Tommy Edwards,
Steve Compton, Ray Owen, Alan and Barry Huffman, Monty Busick,
Terry Zug, WD Morton.

A Fundraising Auction of North Carolina pottery to benefit the North
Carolina Pottery Center,
hosted by Leland Little Auction & EstateSales, Ltd.,
featuring the legendary collection of Art Ware pottery of
Dr. Everette James, as well as Catawba Valley pottery, Eastern Piedmont
salt-glaze, and other Art Ware pots donated by many well-known
collectors and potters from across the state.

SALE: Sunday, September 28, 2008, 2:00 P.M.
LOCATION: LLAES, Ltd. Auction Gallery, 246 S. Nash St., Hillsborough, NC
DIRECTIONS: I-85 exit 164, I-40 exit 261, to downtown Hillsborough,
left on W. King St., left on S. Nash St.
An illustrated catalogue will be posted online prior to the auction.


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