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Two Tin-glazed Earthenware Plates

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
175
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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Two Tin-glazed Earthenware Plates, England, mid-18th century, probably London, each polychrome enamel decorated, one with sunburst border to a paneled lotus design with daisy flowers surrounding a central daisy flower, dia. 8 7/8; and another with paneled lotus design with long stemmed flowers surrounding a similar center motif, dia. 11 3/4 in.

Provenance: The Troy Chappell Collection.
Literature: Sunburst plate identical to one illustrated in Delftware, by Archer, illus. B.123.
Estimate $400-600

Sunburst: Numerous areas of glaze loss and chipping to rim; scattered craze lines to glaze.
Long stemmed: Glaze loss surrounding rimand with several sizable rim chips (most poorly filled in); 5" rim hairline and a "tight" 1 1/4" hairline.


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

London, United Kingdom, Ceramic glazes, Delftware, Earthenware, Lotus Cars, Pottery, Sunburst, Tin-glazed pottery, Tin-glazing

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