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Rarewares, Antiques and Collectibles Researcher
Category: Antiques
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Experience:  Antiques dealer for over 10 years specializing in porcelain, glass, art, furniture, coins, watches, sterling silver, pocket watches, and jewelry.
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Artist/ sclpture Joseph P Motto. Can you find any current

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Artist/ sclpture Joseph P Motto.
Can you find any current works, or prices on past pieces?
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Antiques
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
He is from Cleveland, Ohio.
Expert:  Rarewares replied 9 months ago.

My name isCustomerand I would love to help. I do have a list of recently sold piece by this artist.
Please use the Add Files feature on your screen to add pictures of the sculpture you have and the signature

so that I can give an accurate value on your piece, thanks!

Expert:  Rarewares replied 9 months ago.

I will answer with without photos and give you a sales range.

Joseph C. Motto (1891 - 1965) was an Ohio sculptor. He

did work in ceramic, bronze and stone.

Works in ceramic have a value of $1500 to $1750

and works in bronze and stone are valued at $1800 to $2500 retail.

Some sites that I recommend for selling are,,, Ebay and
You can also go to or and search their directory for an auction house near you and consign to them.

To finish, I will need you to click the five stars at the top of your screen and hit the submit button, thanks!