03-06-2011 03-06-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2538B Boston
March 6, 2011 11:00 AMCalender
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Four Hand-painted and Gilt Porcelain Covered Apothecary Jars

 
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2538B Location: Boston Date / Time: March 06, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

Four Hand-painted and Gilt Porcelain Covered Apothecary Jars, Paris, early 19th century, the cylindrical jars inscribed with the contents of each, the two smaller jars with red stamped maker's mark "HARIET & BOBIK PARIS RUE DE FOURCY," accompanied by a painted cast iron coffee grinder converted to a table lamp, jar ht. 4 to 10 3/4 in.


Estimate $300-500

Good condition, some varying wear to gilt. One small jar cover with glaze wear and related soiling at rim. Large jars unmarked.

Keywords

Paris