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

$474$400
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Two Holdcroft Majolica Items, England, 19th century, a water pitcher with cell ground and relief of birds in flight over reeds and tall grass, ht. 7 7/8 in.; and a bear jug, the standing figure modeled supporting a drum behind his back, ht. 8 3/8 in.; impressed marks.
Estimate $400-600

Jug: surface glaze chip to lower portion of the inside only.
Bear: 3/8" chip to the rim of the drum.

Keywords

United Kingdom, water pitcher