Press Releases tagged with tankards

Marked R.S.  Prussia plate, 11.75 inches in diameter, stipple mold, with a fall season portrait decor having poppy highlights and a wonderful cobalt blue border.

Part 1 of a mostly cobalt blue lifetime collection of R.S. Prussia will be auctioned May 26th

Released: April 27, 2018

DOUGLASS, Kan. – Part 1 of the lifetime collection of R.S. Prussia antique porcelain from the late John and Lavaun Headlee of Illinois – nearly all the pieces in the rare cobalt blue color – will be sold at public auction on Saturday, May 26th, by Woody Auction, in the firm’s new Douglass gallery located at 130 East Third Street, starting at 9:30 am Central time. It will be an absolute auction, with no reserves.   The Headlees were beloved members of the R.S. Prussia Collectors Club, and word quickly spread that their 40-year collection focused almost exclusively on cobalt blue example...


Magnificent 16-inch-tall R.  S.  Prussia mold #644 tankard with an iridescent Tiffany background and keyhole summer season portrait decor.

Outstanding single-owner collection of R. S. Prussia pieces will be sold at auction July 22nd in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Released: May 18, 2017

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa– Collectors of R.S. Prussia need to mark their calendars for Saturday, July 22nd. That’s when Woody Auction will offer the outstanding lifetime collection of Marvin and Laura Heard, plus a few smaller private collections – more than 250 lots of rare and fine R.S. Prussia pieces in all – during this year’s R.S. Prussia Convention at the Cedar Rapids Marriott in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.   “This will be one of the finest collections of R.S. Prussia to be sold at public auction in a very long time,” said Jason Woody of Woody Auction, based in Douglass, Kansas. “Collectors wil...