07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Pair of Minton Majolica Toby Jugs

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

Description:

Pair of Minton Majolica Toby Jugs, England, late 19th century, one modeled as a peasant woman with a shawl and fan, the other as a gentleman, each with hair forming the handle to the back and a hat forming the spout, impressed marks to both, ht. to 11 1/4 in.

Literature: Peasant woman illustrated in Majolica, by Nicholas Dawes, p. 43, fig. 66.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Gentleman with small chip to shirt. Both with professional restoration to spouts. Gentleman also with restoration to top of the handle.

Keywords

Toby Jugs, United Kingdom, Nicholas Dawes