10-03-2009 10-03-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2475 Boston
October 3, 2009 10:00 AMCalender

Three French Faience Bells

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2475 Location: Boston Date / Time: October 03, 2009 10:00AM


Three French Faience Bells, France, 19th and 20th century, each polychrome enameled, one modeled as a maiden and decorated with a coat of arms, signed Rouen, ht. 6 1/2 in.; a maiden with floral decorated dress, ht. 7 1/2 in.; and a cup-shape with bird handle, crest, floral and foliate decorated, ht. 3 3/4 in.
Estimate $200-400

Maiden with coat of arms: most of the back and side of her dress have been repaired.
Cup-shape: light patches of glaze wear to perch below bird.