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Two Pairs of Delft Pottery Flower Bricks

Auction:
2431
Lot:
506
Sold for:
$1,659$1,400

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

Description:

Two Pairs of Delft Pottery Flower Bricks, late 18th century, each rectangular, the top pierced with two groups of nine holes on either side of a large hole, one pair with bird and floral decoration, the other pair with floral landscape, (rim chips, one with crack, repairs), ht. 2 3/8, 2 3/4, dia. 4 7/8 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

One floral landscape brick with crack on bottom going up sides, with some repair work done on both sides, all have typical glaze wear on edges as well as small chips.

Keywords

Ceramic glaze, Delft, Delftware, Pottery

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