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

Minton Majolica Centerpiece

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


Minton Majolica Centerpiece, England, date cipher for 1869, modeled as two mermaids supporting a shell-form bowl with foliate garlands, impressed mark, ht. 11 1/2 in.

Literature: Original design illustrated in Dawes, Majolica, p. 86, fig. 147; also illustrated in 'Minton 'Majolica,' by Victoria Cecil, p. 67.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

In good condition with no evidence of any chips, crack ro restorations.


United Kingdom, Victoria Cecil