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George Jones Majolica Punch

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
370
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

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

Description:

George Jones Majolica Punch Bowl, England, c. 1870, enameled earthenware modeled as a reclining figure of Punch resting atop a grassy mound and supporting a textured orange ground bowl adorned with holly and berries, painted design number 3468 and impressed registry mark, dia. 13 1/4, ht. 9 3/4 in.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

Punch is missing 1/2 of one finger. No evidence of any other cracks, chips or restorations.


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

George Jones, Earthenware, Majolica, Pottery, Punch, United Kingdom

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