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Lead-glazed Earthenware Sauceboat

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
259
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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

Description:

Lead-glazed Earthenware Sauceboat, England, c. 1765, probably Staffordshire, press-molded oval shape with "landskip" cartouches depicting cattle grazing to one side, sheep to the reverse, all trimmed with scrollwork and bordered with ribbed bands, blue/gray oxide glaze decorated with translucent brown, yellow, green, and blue, lg. 7 1/4 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Glaze lightly stained; 3/4" slight rim hairline.


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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United Kingdom, Ceramic glazes, Earthenware, Glaze, Lead-glazed earthenware, Pottery

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