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Wedgwood & Bentley Black Basalt Cream Jug

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
289
Sold for:
$861$700

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

Description:

Wedgwood & Bentley Black Basalt Cream Jug, England, c. 1775, helmet shape and with a wishbone handle, vertical engine-turned bands flanking a central dotted band to the waist, impressed mark, ht. 4 5/8 in.

Provenance: Ex collection Dr. Alvin M. Kanter.
Estimate $800-1,200

Slight nicks along the edge of the handle and foot. Slight flake to foot.


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

Alvin M. Kanter, Bentley, Jug, Staffordshire pottery, Volkswagen Group, Waist, Wedgwood, United Kingdom

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