07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00 AMCalender

Two Westerwald-type Cobalt Blue Decorated Stoneware Tankards

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM


Two Westerwald-type Cobalt Blue Decorated Stoneware Tankards, Germany, one with flat pewter lid, rim, and thumbpiece, and bulbous body with incised decoration of a stylized tulip flanked by spiral inset bands, ht. 9 3/8 in.; the other with flat pewter lid and filet-ball thumbpiece over humpen-shaped body with incised diaper pattern bordered by flowerheads, ht. 9 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-300

Bulbous tankard with chips to rim, humpen tankard with pewter rim and thumbpiece adhered to body.