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Mochaware Chamber Pot

Auction:
2230
Lot:
301
Sold for:
$1,410$1,200

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Auction:
Sale #2230 - 2230
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 22, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

Mochaware Chamber Pot, England, c. 1830, chamber pot with flat rim decorated with tricolor black, brown, and blue slip-trailed "twigs" above the swelling body bearing ochre, gray, and black bands, the two ochre bands with blue, black, and white "cat's eyes," the broader gray band with alternating looped earthworm in blue, ochre, and white slip, extruded handle with cut terminals, (one 1/2 in. triangular rim chip, faint spider in base), ht. 5 3/4, dia. 11 3/8 in.

Provenance: Nathan Liverant and Son, Colchester, Connecticut; Jonathan Rickard.
Estimate $900-1,200

Keywords

United Kingdom, Colchester, Jonathan Rickard, Connecticut, Nathan Liverant and Son