07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00AMCalender
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Four Wedgwood Majolica Items

$474$400
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Four Wedgwood Majolica Items, England, 19th century, two match strikers: one with mottled blue and brown glaze, the other with green and brown glaze, ht. 3 1/2; a Flowering Rush jug, shape designed by Frederick Bert Russel, with mottled green and brown ground between registers of flower and leaf patterns, ht. 8; and a Stanley pattern compote with basketweave center, ht. 3, dia. 8 3/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

Blue and green match striker with a small chip to the base, the other with very small scattered chips to striker surface. Jug with shallow surface abrasions to rim. Compote with small chip to the underside of the foot and three small firing flaws.

Keywords

United Kingdom, Frederick Bert Russel