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Red Earthenware Mochaware Mug

Auction:
2509
Lot:
200
Sold for:
$178$150

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

Description:

Red Earthenware Mochaware Mug, attributed to Douai, France, c. 1800, pint mug with a central band of inlaid agate bracketed by rows of rouletted beads highlighted with white slip, ht. 4 3/4 in.

Note: Comparable examples are in the Mint Museum and at Historic Deerfield.
Estimate $300-500

retains Sothebys, New York label, one rim chip under glaze, three lines across handle.

Keywords

Douai, France, Mint Museum, Ceramic glaze, Drinkware, Mug, Pottery, Teaware

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