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Tin-glazed Earthenware Wall Pocket,

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2888B
Lot:
155
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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Tin-glazed Earthenware Wall Pocket,
England, c. 1770, probably Liverpool, press-molded and blue decorated with a central mask of Flora centering scrolled foliage and set above a raised shell with cherub mask below, lg. 7 1/2 in.

Provenance: The Troy Chappell Collection; Earle D. Vandekar.

Literature: Similar illustrated in A Collection of Early English Pottery, by J. Horne, part IX, illus. 227; English Delftware in the Bristol Collection, by Britton, illus. 7.20.
Estimate $300-500

Scattered age typical glaze chipping to rim and surface.


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

Earle D. Vandekar, Ceramic glazes, Delftware, Earthenware, English delftware, Illus, Pottery, Tin-glazed pottery, Tin-glazing, United Kingdom

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