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Tin-glazed Earthenware Potting Pot

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
160
Sold for:
$861$700

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

Description:

Tin-glazed Earthenware Potting Pot, England, c. 1750-70, probably London, oval shape with everted rim, blue decorated Asian landscape with house between paneled fence sections, the reverse side with small shrubbery to pointed hillocks, lg. 4 1/4, wd. 3 1/8, ht. 2 1/8 in.

Literature: Similar illustrated in British Delft at Williamsburg, by J. Austin, illus. 403.
Estimate $800-1,200

Scattered typical glaze loss to rim and foot.


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

Austin, London, United Kingdom, Ceramic glazes, Earthenware, Illus, Pottery, Tin-glazed pottery, Tin-glazing, Williamsburg, Virginia

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