Signed Johnny Sens Smiling Moai Tiki Mug New Orleans Johnny Sens is an artist/ceramicist from New Orleans, LA, who made many hobbyist molds in the 1960s, including Tikis. This vintage tiki mug is made from a ceramics mold by Johnny Sens, made by a hobbyist in the 1960s. It is a moai with a large smile and large round eyes. Signed in mold on back Johnny Sens © HOT NOLA. This design can also be seen on S&P shakers (pg 118 Tiki Quest) and on lanterns (pg 160 Tiki Quest). Great honey brown glaze and detail. Measures 5 ½” tall and 3” at the bottom. Excellent condition with no chips or cracks. Don’t let this one pass you by! A must have for any serious tiki mug collector, your Hawaiian tiki collection, tiki bar, beach house, luau hut, tropical lounge, rum cocktail or pool party.
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