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Wedgwood and Bentley Black Basalt Vase and Cover

Auction:
2663B
Lot:
909
Sold for:
$660$550

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2663B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 13, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Wedgwood and Bentley Black Basalt Vase and Cover, England, c. 1775, laurel and berry border to cover, upturned scrolled handles, applied figure of Apollo holding a lyre in high relief, mounted on a square plinth, impressed circular mark, ht. 8 7/8 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Restored to vase rim and with a 1/2" hairline. Small chip to an edge of the plinth.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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