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Three Staffordshire White Salt-glazed Stoneware Items

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
261
Sold for:
$369$300

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

Description:

Three Staffordshire White Salt-glazed Stoneware Items, England, mid-18th century, a bottle-shaped water jug with applied flowers and foliage to either side and flanking a mermaid and British lion, ht. 8 7/8; a pear-shaped cream jug, ht. 5 1/2; and sauceboat with molded basketweave and diapering within scrolled foliate-framed cartouches, lg. 6 5/8 in.
Estimate $600-800

Water jug: Areas of relief loss; footrim chip in the making.
Cream jug: Restored to spout, to hairline at one side of lower body (visible from the inside) and to footrim chips.
Sauceboat: Slightest area of staining; no cracks, chips or restorations.


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, Ceramic glazes, Cookware and bakeware, Diapering, Jug, Pottery, Salt glaze pottery, Stoneware, Tableware

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