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Red Stoneware Cider Jug

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
243
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

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

Description:

Red Stoneware Cider Jug, England, c. 1693-98, probably Staffordshire and attributed to John Philip Elers and David Elers, globular shape with elongated neck and loop handle, the neck with lathe-cut bands above a body decorated with blossoming prunus branch, ht. 3 5/8 in.

Literature: Illustrated in Ceramics in America - 2001, by Chipstone, p. 190, fig. 4; identical to an example in John and David Elers and Their Contemporaries, by Elliot, illus. 12A.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Two rim chips, each more to the inner 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

David Elers, Elers, John Philip Elers, Stoneware, United Kingdom

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