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Staffordshire Buff Ground Earthenware Teapot and Cover

Auction:
3020B
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$554$450

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

Description:

Staffordshire Buff Ground Earthenware Teapot and Cover, England, c. 1750, bulbous form with molded crabstock handle and spout, leaf, vine, and berry sprigging splashed with manganese and green, ht. 3 1/4 in.

Provenance: Macy collection; Goldweitz collection, The Victor & Muriel Polikoff Collection.
Estimate $700-900

Cover: Rim chips restored; firing loss to finial; several edge nicks; firing hairline.
Pot: Numerous chips to inner rim; restored chips to spout.


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, Ceramic art, Earthenware, Macy, Manufacturing, Pottery, Spout, Sprigging, Teapot, Teaware, Visual arts, United Kingdom

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