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Seven Assorted Ship-theme Ceramic Items

Auction:
2482
Lot:
259
Sold for:
$2,015$1,700

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Seven Assorted Ship-theme Ceramic Items, 19th century, a hand-painted porcelain mug depicting the American ship Island Queen, a Chinese export porcelain teabowl and matching saucer with en grisaille ship in harbor motif, (hairlines), three Boston Mails transfer-decorated ironstone plates, a "Ladies Cabin" dinner plate and a "Gentlemen's Cabin" luncheon plate in black transfer, and a "Gentleman's Cabin" luncheon plate in brown transfer with ship border, (hairline); a black transfer-decorated dinner plate depicting "East Indian Sailing From the Downs," ht. 2 1/8-3 3/8, dia. 3 3/8-10 1/4 in.
Estimate $200-300

Some wear to glaze due to use on the rims and cavettos of the plates.

Keywords

Chinese export porcelain, Kitchenware, Plate, Porcelain, Pottery

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