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    • Williamsburg Wooden Checkers 

      (1750)
      Williamsburg Wooden Checkers. The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. Produced by The Charles H. Overly Studio, Harvard, Mass. Gift of the Lytton family, Dec., '84.
    • One tile, The Fox and the Stork, English Liverpool printed delftware tile by John Sadler 

      (1760)
      One tile, The Fox and the Stork, English Liverpool printed delftware tile by John Sadler. Slightly less than 5"x5". $104.01 from Rodney Harmic, Dover, DE, through Ebay, Feb., '00/
    • Game fables or tales of LaFontaine put into action. 

      (1815)
      Game fables or tales of LaFontaine put into action. With colored figures and cut, drawn and engraved by Lambert. Paris: Lambert. Received in trade from June Clinton, March, '93.
    • A serving platter, 20¼" x 15½ 

      (1831)
      A serving platter, 20¼" x 15½", showing "The Horse and the Loaded Ass." "Aesop's Fables." Spode. England. Gift of Barbara Markuson, Glenwood, IA. August, '10.
    • Loto des Fables de LaFontaine. 

      (1860)
      Loto des Fables de LaFontaine." Twenty-four stiff 4½" x 7¼" cards using illustrations after those of J.J. Grandville. $120 from François Binetruy, Versailles, France, through Ebay, Dec., '00.
    • Six-inch square tile titled "The Tortoise Which Wished To Learn To Fly 

      (1875)
      Six-inch square tile titled "The Tortoise Which Wished To Learn To Fly." Manufactured by Minton's China Works, Stoke on Trent. Designed by John Moyr Smith. $86 from Artifacts Gallery and Custom Framing, Trenton, NJ, through ...
    • Twelve six-inch square tiles 

      (1875)
      Twelve six-inch square tiles. Manufactured by Mintons China Works, Stoke on Trent. Designed by John Moyr Smith. The mark on each back includes "Walbrook, London." All twelve for $480 from Margery Northup through Fran's ...
    • Small Fox and the Stork button 

      (1880)
      Small FS button, 11/16" in diameter, pressed wood set in a brass rim. Perhaps meant to match the 1.5" button I have from Robin Larner? $9.95 from Pam Drake, Canaan, Maine, through Ebay, April, '00.
    • Large Fox and the Stork button 

      (1880)
      Large FS button, 1.5" in diameter, pressed wood set in a realistic twig-like brass rim. $50 from Robin Larner, Rochester, NY, through Ebay, May, '99.
    • One large Fox and the Stork button 

      (1880)
      One large FS button, 1 3/8" in diameter, brass repousse over a celluloid base with a circular metal loop shank. $25 from Onie Wiedeman, Minot, ND, May, '99. Extra for $4.05 from Bruce Beck, Cedarburg, WI, through Ebay, ...
    • A white-colored platter 13" x almost 10½ 

      (1880)
      A white-colored platter 13" x almost 10½". Inside of a surrounding pattern of branches and grapes on the platter's ledge is an image featuring a wolf and a stag, with other deer and trees in the background. The back of the ...
    • A white-colored platter 10½" x almost 9½ 

      (1880)
      A white-colored platter 10½" x almost 9½". Inside of a surrounding pattern of branches and grapes on the platter's ledge is an image featuring a fox and a stork. The back of the platter shows two simple registry marks and ...
    • Two tiles, The Goose with the Golden Eggs and The Miller, His Son, and Their Ass 

      (1880)
      Two tiles, The Goose with the Golden Eggs and The Miller, His Son, and Their Ass, done by Maw & Co. $75 each through Ebay from Howard Zar, Oct., '99.
    • One tile, "The Sow and the Wolf 

      (1880)
      One tile, "The Sow and the Wolf," produced by Minton, Hollins and Company. Stoke on Trent. Slight fritting on the edges. 6" x 6". $82 from Chris Hawkins Antiques, UK, through Ebay, Feb., '02.
    • One tile, "The Foxes and the Grapes 

      (1880)
      One tile, "The Foxes and the Grapes," produced by Minton, Hollins and Company. Stoke on Trent. 6" x 6". $29.95 from Steward Hoins, Nordland, WA, through eBay, Oct., '03.
    • 1 bronze Wolf and the Crane button 

      (1880)
      1 bronze WC button, .6" in diameter. Paris: Solidaire Bte SGDG, A P & Cie, Paris. $10 from Joyce's Jems at the Dulles International Antiques Show and Sale, April, '97.
    • One badly damaged and clumsily repaired ABC plate 7½" in diameter 

      (1880)
      One badly damaged and clumsily repaired ABC plate 7½" in diameter. Various patterns encircle the alphabet displayed on the plate's rim. On its inner circle in capitals are "Æsop's Fables" above and "The Fox and the Grapes" ...
    • Repaired ABC plate 7½" in diameter. 

      (1880)
      Repaired ABC plate 7½" in diameter. Various patterns encircle the alphabet displayed on the plate's rim. On its inner circle in capitals are "Æsop's Fables" above and "The Fox and the Grapes" below a pleasing design of a ...
    • Two small Fox and the Stork buttons 

      (1880)
      Two small FS buttons, 5/8" in diameter, brass repousse over a celluloid base with a circular metal loop shank. $16 each from Marsha BonForte, Mine Hill, NJ, through Ebay, May, '99.
    • Large The Fox and the Stork button, 1.5" in diameter 

      (1880)
      Large The Fox and the Stork button, 1.5" in diameter, pressed wood set in a realistic twig-like brass rim. $50 from Robin Larner, Rochester, NY, through Ebay, May, '99.