07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00AMCalender
625

Four Cobalt Blue Decorated Stoneware Jugs

$245$200
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Four Cobalt Blue Decorated Stoneware Jugs, Germany, three Westerwald-type pitchers, each with flat pewter lid with ball thumbpiece, bulbous body and incised decoration, one with lid inscribed "Gehret" and decorated with a leafy vine centered within spiral-inset bands, ht. 12 1/2, another decorated with four vertical spiral-inset bands, ht. 11, the third with lid monogrammed indistinctly and decorated with a single leaf spray within a scalloped frame, ht. 11, and a bulbous handled jug with decoration to neck and shoulders, ht. 12 in.
Estimate $200-300

"Gehret" jug with dents to lid. Banded jug with break to rim of pewter lid. Leaf spray jug with possible repairs to pewter lid and chip to rim. Fourth jug with chips to foot, chips, nicks, and a hairline crack to body, and possible repair to handle.

Keywords

Germany