03-07-2010 03-07-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2494 Boston
March 7, 2010 11:00 AMCalender
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Small Double Earthworm Decorated Mochaware Jug

$652$550
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2494 Location: Boston Date / Time: March 07, 2010 11:00AM

Description:

Small Double Earthworm Decorated Mochaware Jug, Britain, c. 1830, barrel-form pearlware jug with thin brown bands flanking two wide bands of brown accented with black and white slip looping earthworm designs, (cracks), ht. 6 1/8 in.

Provenance: Purchased from Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Blum.
Estimate $300-500

Fairly unobtrusive 2 3/4 in. crack that runs alongside the handle, crack across lower handle, glaze wear on spout and handle edges.

Keywords

Britain, Jerome Blum