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Mochaware Marbled Slip Decorated Jug

Auction:
2509
Lot:
225A
Sold for:
$711$600

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

Description:

Mochaware Marbled Slip Decorated Jug, Britain, c. 1780, baluster-form jug slip marbled in dark brown, rust, and white with sprigged white bellflower swags, ht. 5 1/2 in.

Provenance: Deaccessioned by the Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts, Salem, North Carolina.
Estimate $400-600

Two pouring lip chips, chips to pierced strainer, one rim flake.

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Britain, Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts, Salem, Bellflower, California, Jug, Pottery

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