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Two Staffordshire Cream-colored Earthenware Cream Jugs

Auction:
3020B
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$677$550

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3020B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 13, 2017 4:00PM

Description:

Two Staffordshire Cream-colored Earthenware Cream Jugs, England, mid to late 18th century, each pear shape, one with press-molded pineapple design within a reeded border design, translucent green, brown, and yellow glazes, ht. 6; and a cauliflower jug with white florets over green leaves, ht. 4 3/8 in.

Provenance: The Victor & Muriel Polikoff Collection.
Estimate $600-800

Pineapple: Spout restoration; slight nicks to tail of handle; hairline running top to bottom.
Cauliflower: Restorations at footrim.


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

Muriel Polikoff, Cauliflower, Ceramic glaze, Earthenware, Food and drink, Pineapple, Pottery, Victorian majolica, Visual arts, United Kingdom

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