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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2664M Marlborough
July 17, 2013 02:00 PMCalender

Staffordshire Ceramic Figural Group of Uncle Tom and Eva

Auction: Discovery - 2664M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: July 18, 2013 10:00AM


Staffordshire Ceramic Figural Group of Uncle Tom and Eva, characters from Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin, with a phrase from the novel to the base: "Eva gaily laughing was hanging a wreath of roses round Tom's neck," (flaking losses to glaze, crazing, hairline to base, repair to Eva's head and neck), ht. 8 1/4 in.
Estimate $200-300

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Harriet Beecher Stowe, Tom, head