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Copper Luster and Mocha Jug and Footed Pearlware Mocha Jug

Auction:
2509
Lot:
228
Sold for:
$237$200

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

Description:

Copper Luster and Mocha Jug and Footed Pearlware Mocha Jug, Britain, c. 1800-25, the copper luster jug with red earthenware banded in cream slip with black dendritic markings; the pearlware jug with black "trees" on an ochre field, (imperfections), 5 1/4 and 5 3/4 in., respectively.
Estimate $400-600

The pearlware jug has an old overspray on the foot that appears to have covered two tiny edge chips; one tiny chip at the pouring lip; harline above foot. Copper lustre jug has 3/4 in spout crack and a small shallow chip on handle.

Keywords

Britain, Drinkware, Jug, Pottery

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