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Five Assorted Items

Auction:
2872T
Lot:
2317
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
Discovery - 2872T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
December 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Five Assorted Items, Japan, a pair of Imari wine cups with fluted body and lobed rim, decorated with flowers, radishes, and butterflies, ht. 2 1/4; two wood hibachi with copper lined burners inside, square with pierced cloud-shape handles on two sides, 8 5/8 x 11 1/2 x 11 1/2; and a handled bamboo basket, cylindrical, four-footed, ht. to handle 15 1/2 in.
Provenance: Collection of Christopher and Roberta Bickford.
Estimate $100-200

rusting to copper, surface dirt, gilt loss to cup rims.


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

Roberta Bickford, Bamboo, Butterfly, Cookware and bakeware, Hibachi, HT, Stoves, Japan

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