07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00 AMCalender
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Three Wedgwood Dark Blue Jasper Medallions

$563$475
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Three Wedgwood Dark Blue Jasper Medallions, England, 18th/19th century, each with applied white relief, an oval with polished edge and dark blue wash to a blue body, portrait of George III below a crown with ribbon inscribed "Health Restored," lg. 2 1/2 in.; a polished edge roundel with portrait of the Duke of Orleans, dia. 1 in.; and a roundel with signs of the zodiac surrounding a classical female portrait head, framed as a brooch, dia. 1 3/8 in.; impressed marks.
Estimate $300-500

George III: 1/8" flake along back edge; stain spot on portrait.
Duke of Orleans: surface flakes to backside only.
Brooch: very good condition.

Keywords

George III, United Kingdom, classical female portrait head