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Polychrome Painted Transfer Decorated Staffordshire Pottery Pitcher

Auction:
2349
Lot:
593
Sold for:
$382$325

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

Polychrome Painted Transfer Decorated Staffordshire Pottery Pitcher, Britain, early 19th century, pearlware pitcher with applied strap handle and molded ribbed spout, one side depicting "THE GREAT AUSTRALIA CLIPPER SHIP," the other depicting two sailing vessels and the inscription "SUCCESS TO THE FISHERMEN," and a verse entitled "LOVE" to the left of the spout, the rim and borders with copper lustre decoration, (spout chips, lustre wear), ht. 7 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Britain, pearlware pitcher , Ceramics, Drinkware, Pitcher, Pottery

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