Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Creamware Bouquet Mug

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
267
Unsold
 

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

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

Description:

Creamware Bouquet Mug, England, c. 1770-75, probably Yorkshire, cylindrical shape with slightly flaring foot, rouletted "pearl" beading to rim and foot and with double entwined and ribbed handle with applied floral terminals, polychrome enamel decorated with floral sprays, ht. 4 1/8 in.

Provenance: The Troy Chappell Collection; Price Glover.

Literature: Similar illustrated in Mugs in Northampton Museum, by Draper, illus. 7.
Estimate $400-600

Glaze wear surrounding top rim; 1 1/2" glaze hairline to surface.


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, Drinkware, Illus, Mug, Teaware

Departments

Specialists