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Tin-glazed Earthenware Queen Anne Charger

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2888B
Lot:
206
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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Tin-glazed Earthenware Queen Anne Charger, England, c. 1702-14, probably London, polychrome enamel decorated with a blue dash rim bordering a wide yellow band and with central design of a royal figure holding a fleur-de-lis crested scepter in one hand, a crowned orb in the other, initialed "AR" about her head, dia. 14 in.

Provenance: From the Troy Chappell Collection.
Literature: Illustrated in Ceramics in America-2001 by Chipstone, p. 192, fig. 6; Christie's sale catalog, May 6, 1974, Lot 10.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

Age typical glaze abrasions surrounding rim; scattered rim chips, mostly under the edge of the rim; three hairlines of aproximately 4 1/2; 8 and 7 3/4 in.


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 art, Ceramic glazes, Earthenware, Fleur-de-lis, Pottery, Tin-glazing, Tur

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