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Staffordshire Tortoiseshell-glazed Creamware Items

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
227
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2850B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Staffordshire Tortoiseshell-glazed Creamware Items, England, 18th century, each with translucent enamels, an allover brown glazed bowl with applied vines and leaves, dia. 6; with two plates, a molded feather edge with spinach and egg patches, dia. 9 3/4, and a plate with patches of green/yellow/blue, dia. 9 1/8 in.
Estimate $500-700

Bowl: 1/4" rim chip in the making; 3/8" footrim chip.
Plate 9 3/4": Considerable surface abrasions to the glaze.
Plate 9 1/8: Moderate surface abrasions to the glaze.


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.

Keywords

United Kingdom, British art, Creamware, Plate, Staffordshire pottery, Tortoiseshell cat

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