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Two Lead-glazed Earthenware Plates

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
255
Sold for:
$369$300

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

Description:

Two Lead-glazed Earthenware Plates, England, c. 1760,
each with translucent enamels, one with molded gadroon border sponged in brown and with splashes of yellow and green, dia. 9 1/2; one with a molded barley border to a sponged gray/black with patches of ochre, yellow, and green, dia. 9 1/4 in.
Estimate $600-800

Each with heavy surface abrasions due to usage; gadroon plate with additional patches of stacking wear; barley plate in generally good condition.


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, Earthenware, Lead-glazed earthenware, Ochre, Pottery

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