07-14-2012 07-14-2012
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July 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender

English Majolica Jardiniere in the Egyptian Taste

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


English Majolica Jardiniere in the Egyptian Taste, c. 1875, likely George Jones, the square planter with canted corners and decorated with pharaoh busts and sphinxes on outset feet, unmarked, ht. 8 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Professionally restored hairline crack to one side. Two inch hairline crack to base. Two jardiniere feet professionally repaired.

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George Jones, pharaoh