01-14-2012 01-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2579B Boston
January 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender

Three Staffordshire Jugs

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2579B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 14, 2012 10:00AM


Three Staffordshire Jugs, mid-19th century, all molded with relief decoration, two unmarked, a pale blue earthenware pitcher commemorating the transatlantic telegraph cable, with British and American flags at rim, central cable decoration, and motto around base rim, ht. 9 1/4, a stoneware "Johnny Souter" jug with pewter lid, ht. 9 1/2, and a T.J. & J. Mayer blue salt glazed stoneware "Apostle" pitcher, molded with apostles within Gothic arches, ht. 11 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600


pale blue earthenware pitcher, pitcher