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Tin-glazed Earthenware Bin Label

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
193
Sold for:
$400$325

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

Description:

Tin-glazed Earthenware Bin Label, England, c. 1790, probably Liverpool, pentagonal shape with a pierced loop for hanging, dark brown manganese decorated in Roman capital letters "MADEIRA," lg. 5 1/8 in.

Literature: Identical illustrated in British Delft at Williamsburg, by J. Austin, illus. 110.
Estimate $200-400

Slight glaze abrasions along the very edge.


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

United Kingdom, J. Austin, Ceramic glazes, Earthenware, Hangul, Jar stand, Pottery, Tin-glazed pottery, Tin-glazing

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