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Pearlware Pint Mug with Rare Decoration

Auction:
2134
Lot:
514
Sold for:
$2,990$2,600

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Auction:
Sale #2134 - 2134
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
October 28, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Pearlware Pint Mug with Rare Decoration, Britain, c. 1820, banded in black, ochre and blue with concentric white slip circles stamped onto the black eld, the extruded handle with foliate terminals, (a crack runs partway across the base and up one side, old paint on the underside is flaking off - it was intended to hide the crack and other lines), 4 3/4 in. Exhibitions: Mocha Mania, The Dewitt Wallace Gallery, Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia, 1993-94; Dipped, Slipped, Turned & Wormed, The Brandywine River Museum, Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, 1995; The Turner's Art, The Jones Museum of Glass and Ceramics, Douglas Hill, Maine 1996.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Britain, Jones Museum of Glass, The Brandywine River Museum, The Dewitt Wallace Gallery, Mania, Douglas Hill, Maine, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Chadds Ford, Colonial Williamsburg, American art, DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum, Ochre