08-14-2010 08-15-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
August 14, 2010 3:00PMCalender
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Rare Eighteen-Piece Mocha Dipped-Ware Tea Set

$2,726$2,300
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509 Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 14, 2010 3:00PM

Description:

Rare Eighteen-Piece Mocha Dipped-Ware Tea Set, attributed to Charles and Jacob Leigh, Douai, France, c. 1800, yellow-bodied set comprising six cups and saucers, teapot and cover, sugar bowl and cover, cream jug, and a bowl, all with rouletted rows of beads highlighted with white slip bracketing inlaid bands of agate, ht. 1 1/2-6, bowl dia. 6 in.
Estimate $1,800-2,200

Three saucers with minor rim/foot chips, one cup with minor rim chips, hairlines in base of teapot, old overspray to interior of bowl.

Keywords

Douai, Charles Leigh, France, Jacob Leigh