08-14-2010 08-15-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
August 14, 2010 3:00PMCalender
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Blue and White Transfer-decorated Staffordshire Pottery Fruit Basket and Undertray

$504$425
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509 Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 14, 2010 3:00PM

Description:

Blue and White Transfer-decorated Staffordshire Pottery Fruit Basket and Undertray, Burslem, England, first quarter 19th century, the bowl with cut-out lattice sides, decorated with shepherds and flock of sheep and cattle on a hillside overlooking a manor, floral borders, scrolled tendril handles, backstamped "Riley's Semi-China" enclosed in a belt and buckle, (light stains on lower sides of bowl), ht. 4 5/8, wd. 7 5/8, lg. 11 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-400

Keywords

Burslem, China, United Kingdom, Chinese ceramics, Geography of England, Porcelain, Staffordshire, Staffordshire Potteries