08-10-2003 08-10-2003
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2207
August 10, 2003 10:00 AMCalender
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Small Mochaware Covered Teapot

$4,994$4,250
Auction: Sale #2207 - 2207 Location: Bolton Date / Time: August 10, 2003 10:00AM

Description:

Small Mochaware Covered Teapot, England, c. 1800, very rare mocha teapot and cover with black dendritic "trees" on a pale orange field bordered with bright blue bands, extruded handle with foliate terminals, (imperfections), ht. 4 in.

Provenance: Purchased from Mr. & Mrs. Jerome Blum, 1985.

Exhibitions: Colonial Williamsburg, 1993-94 and in the exhibition Dipped, Slipped, Turned & Wormed, at the Brandywine River Museum, Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, 1995.
Estimate $2,000-2,500

Keywords

United Kingdom, Jerome Blum, Pennsylvania, Chadds Ford, Brandywine River Museum