12-18-2010 12-18-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2531B Boston
December 18, 2010 10:00 AMCalender

Watcombe Terra Cotta Pitcher and Tumbler

Auction: 20th Century Design - 2531B Location: Boston Date / Time: December 18, 2010 10:00AM


Watcombe Terra Cotta Pitcher and Tumbler
Terra-cotta, silver mounts
Possibly Christopher Dresser, England, c. 1875
Molded terra-cotta, silver mounted and with ribbed banding, a pitcher with hinged cover, ht. 8 1/2; and a tumbler, ht. 4 3/4 in.; printed marks, minor chips.
Estimate $200-300

Tumbler- base chip 1/8 in. shows to exterior is larger about 1/4 in. inside
bottom edge.
Pitcher- About eight minute chips to lower edge of medial band, 1/2 in. base edge chip, most visibel on underside.


Possibly Christopher Dresser, Christopher Dresser, United Kingdom, pitcher