07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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Mason's Ironstone Chinoiserie Mantel Urn

$356$300
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Mason's Ironstone Chinoiserie Mantel Urn, mid-19th century, paneled baluster form, the lid with addorsed dolphin finial, body with dragon handles at neck, printed with cartouches of figures and with foliate banding, with polychrome overpainting and iron red overpainted ground, ht. 16 in.
Estimate $200-250

Scattered ares of flaking to the red enameling at the neck, shoulder and along the footrim. No signs of cracks, chips or restorations.