10-27-2013 10-27-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2680B Boston
October 27, 2013 10:00 AMCalender

Mochaware Pitcher and Two Mugs

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2680B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 27, 2013 10:00AM


Mochaware Pitcher and Two Mugs, Britain, 19th century, baluster-form pitcher with green leaf-pattern rouletted band on shoulder flanked by brown and gray-blue bands, the lower band with zigzag earthworm slip decoration; a quart mug with reeded green-glazed band over blue and brown bands flanking a wide olive-green band with horizontal twig slip decoration; and a pint mug with blue and thin brown bands flanking a wide gray-blue band with zigzag earthworm and cat's-eye slip decoration, (imperfections), ht. 4 3/4 to 6 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

Pitcher- well-executed repairs,on rim, spout and base, with retouch, interior and bottom sprayed glaze; quart mug- spreading hairlines from rim and base; pint mug- 1 1/2 in. hairline from frim, crazing with discoloration.

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United Kingdom, baluster-form pitcher