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Three J. & J.G. Low Pottery Trivets

Auction:
2969B
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$461$375

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 2969B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 15, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Three J. & J.G. Low Pottery Trivets
Glazed ceramic, metal
Chelsea, Massachusetts, 1880s
Glazed ceramic, metal
Comprised of a blue glazed portrait tile in the round with silver-plate Taunton, Ma. manufactured frame; a female portrait tile in teal glaze in the round with a silver-plate frame with decorated edge, Boston, Massachusetts, some crazing; and a square tile with geometric and petal decoration in blue glaze with faux bamboo silver-plate metal border, tile marked copyright 1881, all marked J. & J.G. Low on reverse, respective dia. 6 1/4, 6 1/4, 6 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-350


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

Chelsea, Taunton, Ceramic art, Ceramic engineering, Ceramic glazes, Crazing, Engineering, Glaze defects, Matter, Plate, Pottery, Roofs, Tile, Visual arts

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