02-17-2008 02-17-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2397 Boston
February 17, 2008 11:00 AMCalender
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Blue Transfer Decorated Ironstone "Boston Mails" Platter

$474$400
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2397 Location: Boston Date / Time: February 17, 2008 11:00AM

Description:

Blue Transfer Decorated Ironstone "Boston Mails" Platter, England, c. 1841, chamfered rectangular platter depicting the "Ladies' Cabin" motif, with the border showing four steamships with "Acadia," or "Columbia," printed below, representing the historic mail ship service between England and North America, blue backstamp mark with "Boston Mails" over a vessel, 12 x 15 3/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

good condition.

Keywords

United Kingdom, Columbia