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Pair of Limoges Porcelain Cache Pots

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
687
Sold for:
$277$225

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

Description:

Pair of Limoges Porcelain Cache Pots, France, 19th/early 20th century, each with white ground and polychrome floral and foliate ornamentation and gilt scrollwork, with gilt banding at rim, neck, and base, with lion's mask form handles, with stands, overall ht. 7 in.

N. B. Property of The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Estimate $400-600


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

France, Color, Limoges, Limoges porcelain, Polychrome, Porcelain, Pottery, Scrollwork

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