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White Salt-glazed Stoneware Polychrome Enamel-decorated Teapot and Cover

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
235
Sold for:
$431$350

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

Description:

White Salt-glazed Stoneware Polychrome Enamel-decorated Teapot and Cover, England, c. 1755-65, probably Yorkshire or possibly Staffordshire, globular shape with crabstock handle and spout, each side with a landscape, one with a maiden, the reverse with a gentleman playing a horn, the cover with a man holding a fishing pole, ht. 3 3/4, lg. 6 1/8 in.

Provenance: Price Glover.

Literature: Similar illustrated in Staffordshire Salt-glazed Stoneware, by Mountford, illus. 194-A.
Estimate $700-900

Cover: Old and discoloired repairs to rim chip and finial.
Pot: Old and discolored repair to tip of spout; interior collar with numerous small edge chips; 1" rim 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

United Kingdom, Ceramic glazes, Ceramic materials, Pottery, Salt glaze pottery, Stoneware, Tableware, Teapot, Teaware

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