Red Earthenware Teapot and Cover
- Sold for:
- European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
- Date / Time :
- April 08, 2016 10:00AM
Red Earthenware Teapot and Cover, England, c. 1755-60, probably Staffordshire, attributed to The Church Works under Humphrey Palmer, globular shape with molded cream-colored crabstock handle and spout, bird finial and set atop three lion mask and paw feet, either side with mold applied ornaments including leaves and berries, overall ht. 4 3/4 in.
Provenance: Jellinek & Sampson.
Literature: Illustrated in Ceramics in America - 2001, by Chipstone, p. 200, fig. 20.
Cover: Restored finial.
Pot: Repair to a 5/8" rim chip and to tip of spout.
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