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Tin-glazed Earthenware Marriage Plate

Auction:
2920M
Lot:
253
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2920M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 15, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Tin-glazed Earthenware Marriage Plate, England, c. 1742, probably Bristol, burnt yellow edge to a blue border design with four panels of flowers and berries surrounding a central floral garden inscribed "SIM 1742" to one side, dia. 8 1/2 in.

Provenance: From the Troy Chappell Collection; Ginsburg & Levy.

Literature: Identical plate illustrated in Dated English Delftware, by Lipski and Archer, illus. 479.
Estimate $700-900

Age typical flakes and abrasions surrounding the rim.


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, Ceramic glazes, Delftware, Earthenware, English delftware, Pottery, Subscriber identity module, Tin-glazed pottery, Tin-glazing

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