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Four Staffordshire Transfer-decorated Pink Lusterware Table Items and Two Franklin's Maxims Mugs

Auction:
2961B
Lot:
503
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2961B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 19, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Four Staffordshire Transfer-decorated Pink Lusterware Table Items and Two Franklin's Maxims Mugs, England, c. second quarter 19th century, a pitcher decorated with a native figure, a verse, and inscribed "Anthony Hutchinson/Countess Park/1828," ht. 7; a pitcher with verse inside a stylized leaf border, ht. 4 3/4; a creamer with verse inside a floral and vine border, ht. 3; a frog mug with "Sailors Farewell" image and verse, ht. 4 7/8; and two Dr. Franklin's Maxims mugs, ht. 2 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

One Franklin's Maxims mug has a chip in the base.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Franklin, Drinkware, English culture, Food and drink, Frog mug, Lusterware, Maxims, Mug, Pottery, United Kingdom

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