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2888B Boston
April 8, 2016 10:00 AMCalender

Lead-glazed Earthenware Soup Plate

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


Lead-glazed Earthenware Soup Plate, England, c. 1755-60, probably Staffordshire and in the manner of Thomas Whieldon, octagonal shape with milled edge, allover decorated in a translucent brown enamel, dia. 8 5/8 in.

Provenance: The Troy Chappell Collection; Matthew and Elisabeth Sharpe.
Estimate $200-400

Numerous areas of glaze scratches, abrasions and wear.

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Matthew Sharpe, Elisabeth Sharpe, United Kingdom