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

$368$300
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

German Tin Glazed Humpen-form Pottery Tankard, flat pewter lid engraved "A.O.S.T.," rim, rilled ball thumbpiece, and base with serrated edge engraved with a "T," body with polychrome enamel depiction of a landscape with a saint, with strap handle, ht. 10 1/4 in.
Estimate $500-700

Lid with crack to pewter, also sunken in from weight of thumbpiece, pewter rim loose from body, chips to glaze on edges, several hairline cracks to base.