07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00AMCalender
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Minton Majolica Compote of a Boy on a Shell

$5,333$4,500
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Minton Majolica Compote of a Boy on a Shell, England, c. 1873, polychrome enamel decorated and modeled with a scantily clad child seated atop a large shell set on a rocky oval base adorned with shells and tall grass, impressed mark, ht. 17 1/2 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Front of shell has been professionally restored.

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United Kingdom