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Tin-glazed Earthenware Night-light Holder

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
168
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

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

Description:

Tin-glazed Earthenware Night-light Holder, England, c. 1765-75, probably London, cylindrical shape with sloped shoulder and rolled rim, the sides with four arched window cutouts, blue decorated with foliate border and flowers between each window, an insect above and bird below, ht. 4 1/4 in.

Provenance: Garry Atkins.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Age typical glaze wear along top and bottom 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.

Keywords

Garry Atkins, Ceramic glazes, Earthenware, Pottery, Tin-glazed pottery, Tin-glazing, Window, London, United Kingdom

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