07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00AMCalender
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Five Wedgwood Dark Blue Jasper Dip Items

$533$450
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Five Wedgwood Dark Blue Jasper Dip Items, England, late 19th/early 20th century, each with applied white relief, four with classical subjects: sugar muffineer, ht. 7; cylindrical tea canister and cover, ht. 6 5/8; bottle-shape bud vase, ht. 5; and rectangular matchbox and cover, lg. 3 1/2; and a commemorative spill vase with portrait of Josiah Wedgwood on one side and crest on the reverse, ht. 2 1/8 in.; impressed marks.
Estimate $200-400

Sugar muffineer: In very good condition with no evidence of any cracks, chips or restorations. Silver plated cover very snug to collar.
Tea canister: cover probably a marriage.
Bud vase: Stained interior; slight loss to relief at cupid's head.
Match box: Shallow chips along rim of box.
Spill vase: In very good condition.

Keywords

United Kingdom, head