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Four Samuel Hollins Dry Body Wares

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
327
Sold for:
$400$325

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

Description:

Four Samuel Hollins Dry Body Wares, England, c. 1800, each with silver lustre trim lines, three with impressed mark: a rosso antico jug with engine turnings, ht. 6 3/8, two brown drab items with classical relief above engine turning, a covered sugar bowl, ht. 4 1/2, and a footed jar, ht. 4 3/4; and an unmarked gray drab jug with figures in relief above engine-turning, traces of a painted monogram to the neck, ht. 6 3/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

Rosso antico jug: Light lustre wear along edge of rim.
Covered sugar: Considerable lustre wear and firing line to ball finial. Scattered light lustre wear to cover and bowl rim.
Footed jar: Missing cover; 1/2" rim chip repair.
Gray jug: Lustre wear to top rim.


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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