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Polychrome Prattware Pottery Spirit Barrel

Auction:
2230
Lot:
308
Sold for:
$999$850

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

Description:

Polychrome Prattware Pottery Spirit Barrel, England, 1822, the barrel-form vessel in a pallette of underglaze blue, green, ochre, yellow, and brown centered with a wide band with a zigzag floral design, stylized initials "LG" flank the opening and inscribed date "1822," reeded borders striped in bands of blue and ochre, the ends decorated with floral motifs, ht. 4 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

United Kingdom, Ceramic glaze, Pottery