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Mochaware Mug

Auction:
2431
Lot:
502
Sold for:
$948$800

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Mochaware Mug, Britain, c. 1830, pearlware with molded base, wide ocher band with blue, white, and brown "earthworm" and "cat's-eye" slip decoration, flanked by blue and brown bands, extruded handles with leaf terminals, (handle repair, hairlines on base and rim) ht. 4 7/8 in.
Estimate $600-800

Two faint 1 in. hairlines from rim also some glaze wear on rim, faint spreading hairline on base but does not show through to interior base.

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Britain, Ceramic glaze, Drinkware, Faint, Mug, Pottery, Rim, Teaware

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