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Three French Dipped Ware Pottery Items

Auction:
2509
Lot:
224
Sold for:
$237$200

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

Description:

Three French Dipped Ware Pottery Items, 19th century, a black-checkered whiteware cup with the blue-printed mark "J. Viellard & Cie Bordeaux/Porcelaine Opaque Anglaise. D. Johnston," a mocha can with swirling dendritic decoration impressed "GIEN," and a mug banded in blue and black with a printed mark "GIEN G.G. & Cie," ht. 2 3/4, 2 3/4, 3 5/8 in., respectively.

Literature: The black checkered cup is illustrated in Mocha and Related Dipped Wares, 1770-1939, by Jonathan Rickard, University Press of New England, Hanover, and London, 2006.
Estimate $250-350

Bordeaux-perfect; Mocha- perfect; Banded-two rim lines 3 1/2 and 2 1/2 in. lg.

Keywords

Hanover, London, University Press, Jonathan Rickard, New England, Bordeaux, Gien, Pottery

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