Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Staffordshire Combed Slipware Drinking Cup

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
217
Sold for:
$18,450$15,000

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

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

Description:

Staffordshire Combed Slipware Drinking Cup, England, c. 1690-1700, side loop handle to a cylindrical shape with slightly flaring rim and recessed foot, orangish-buff ground decorated with vertical brown stripes and enhanced with S-scrolls, ht. 4 in.

Literature: Illustrated in Ceramics in America - 2001 by Chipstone, p. 191, fig. 5.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Several rim chips; rim hairline of 3".


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, Basket-with-handle, Pottery, Slip, Slipware

Departments

Specialists