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Two Polychrome Tin-glazed Earthenware Plates

Auction:
2920M
Lot:
279
Sold for:
$246$200

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

Description:

Two Polychrome Tin-glazed Earthenware Plates, England, c. 1720-60, probably Bristol, one with foliate banded border surrounding a central floral bowl, dia. 8 5/8; and one with bianco-sopra-bianco to a scalloped rim surrounding a coastal landscape with house, figures, sailboat, and island, dia. 8 7/8 in.

Provenance: From the Troy Chappell Collection.
Estimate $600-800

Floral: extensive glaze chipping and flaking to rim.
Landscape: Scattered minor edge wear and chipping along 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.

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United Kingdom, Ceramic glazes, Earthenware, Plate, Pottery, Tableware, Tin-glazed pottery, Tin-glazing

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