European Furniture & Decorative Arts
Skinner AuctionsBoston MA
January 12, 2013 10:00 AM
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2631BLocation: BostonDate / Time: January 12, 2013 10:00AM
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.
Gentleman with small chip to shirt. Both with professional restoration to spouts. Gentleman also with restoration to top of the handle.