Agate Ware Milk Jug and Cover
- Sold for:
- European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
- Date / Time :
- April 08, 2016 10:00AM
Agate Ware Milk Jug and Cover, England, c. 1745-50, probably Staffordshire and in the manner of Thomas Whieldon, pear shape with lion couchant finial, loop handle and set atop three lion mask and paw feet, slate blue, cream, and chocolate brown clays, overall ht. 5 1/2 in.
Provenance: Alistair Sampson.
Literature: Identical in English Pottery and Porcelain 1300-1850, by Grigaut, no. 90.
Restorations to chips along spout and through at one leg. Firing line to the top of the handle.
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