07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00AMCalender
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Staffordshire Shakespeare Commemorative Pearlware Tankard

$178$150
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Staffordshire Shakespeare Commemorative Pearlware Tankard, England, late 18th century, cylindrical, blue transfer printed, the banded border with actors above a portrait titled The Immortal Shakespear, Shakspeare's Birth Place to one side, New Place Shakspeare to the other, ht. 6 1/8 in.
Estimate $200-400

Light staining to lower half of body; hairline to lower portion of handle repaired.

Keywords

United Kingdom, Shakspeare