Lot Details & Additional Photographs
The first a flambe glazed stoneware candlestick featuring an ostrich egg affixed to the top with museum putty (13 in.); and Gobble's famous "Chicken Pot" based on a Chinese design, with recipe book, signed (8 x 9.5 in.).From the Personal Collection of Bob Timberlake, Lexington, North Carolina
Clyde Gobble is a close friend of Bob and one of his collaborators. Book hooked the gas up to fire Clyde's first kiln off in the 1960s. Clyde and his wife, Bonnie, bought the haunted 1820s Conrad home place from Bob. It was a log house located on Abbots Creek in Davidson County and where Clyde moved his studio and worked for many years.