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

$296$250
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2579B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Three Staffordshire Earthenware Sheep, England, late 18th century, one with underglaze splashes of ochre and green, lg. 5; one buff ground with sponged orange back and translucent green base, lg. 5 1/2; and one with allover brown sponging and a translucent green base, lg. 6 in.
Estimate $400-600

5": Numerous small footrim chips; there is a 1/2" chip on the backside of the footrim but it is in the making and is glazed.
5 1/2": 1 1/2" hairline on the backside.
6": Restored crown; missing horns; several footrim chips; hairlines of 1 1/2, (2) 2".

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United Kingdom