01-14-2012 01-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2579B Boston
January 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Twelve Wedgwood Blue Transfer-printed Month Tiles

$385$325
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2579B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Twelve Wedgwood Blue Transfer-printed Month Tiles, England, c. 1877, designed by Helen J.A. Miles, including six each in two sizes, one with additional floral border design, embossed marks, 6 x 6, 8 x 8 in.
Estimate $300-400

6 x 6 tiles: February, slight corner chip and edge chip, 1/2" chip along the back edge; August, edge flakes and corner nick; September, 3/4" surface chip and numerous edge chips; October, 1/4" corner chip, a few edge chips and glaze wear along one edge; November, slight edge flakes; December, sizable chips to each of upper two corners, several other edge chips.
8 x 8 tiles: January, 3/4" chip; March, small edge chip; April, two small edge chips; May, in good condition; June, slight edge chips; July, three slight edge chips.

Keywords

United Kingdom, Helen J.A. Miles