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Lead-glazed Earthenware Milk Pot

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
258
Sold for:
$923$750

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

Description:

Lead-glazed Earthenware Milk Pot, England, c. 1765, probably Staffordshire, press-molded with pineapple cartouches within a reeded ground bordered with foliage, allover decorated in translucent brown, yellow, and green, ribbed loop handle, ht. 3 1/2 in.

Provenance: Garry Atkins.

Literature: Illustrated in Ceramics in America - 2001, by Chipstone, p. 204, fig. 32; An Exhibition of English Pottery, by Atkins, illus. 43.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Top rim professionally restored.


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.

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Garry Atkins, Atkins, Ceramic art, Earthenware, Lead-glazed earthenware, One cent coin, Pottery, United Kingdom

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