A great looking book end or stand alone piece of ceramic art. Made by KKS Japan ca 1930, this heavy ceramic bookend is the male half of a pair of Dutch boy and Dutch girl students. He sits against a brick wall and has a large open book on his lap. The white pottery is painted with glossy blue, yellow, rust and burgundy colors. The bottom is stamped KKS 560. The base measures 4" x 2 5/8" and it is 5 1/2" high. Weight is 1 lb 4 oz. Condition is excellent.
Ca 1930 KKS Dutch Boy Ceramic Book End