01-07-2011 01-08-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2532B Boston
January 7, 2011 6:00PMCalender
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Anna Pottery Stoneware Centennial Snake Jug

$43,845$37,000
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2532B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 07, 2011 6:00PM

Description:

Anna Pottery Stoneware Centennial Snake Jug, Illinois, 1876, chocolate brown glazed and intricately modeled with numerous coiled snakes surrounding a single frog, snake-form handle, inscribed Centennial 1876 Kirkpatrick Anna Pottery, Aura, Ill., ht. 9 in.


Note: Believed to be manufactured for the Philadelphia Exposition in 1876.
Estimate $20,000-30,000

Two snake heads missing and frog with 1/2 head missing.

Keywords

Anna Pottery Stoneware Centennial Snake, Aura