07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00AMCalender
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English Cushion-form Majolica Box with Dog Finial

$1,185$1,000
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

English Cushion-form Majolica Box with Dog Finial, c. 1880, likely George Jones, the rectangular shape enclosing two basket-form inserts flanking a small covered compartment and two larger sections, with indecipherable registry mark, lg. 10 1/4 in.

Literature: Described in George Jones Ceramics: 1861-1951, by Robert Cluett, p. 27.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Restoration to baskets. Top of compartment fitted for baskets restored.

Keywords

George Jones, George Jones Ceramics, Robert Cluett