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July 15, 2016 10:00 AMCalender

Brown Salt-glazed Stoneware Two-handled Marriage Cup

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


Brown Salt-glazed Stoneware Two-handled Marriage Cup, England, c. 1747, probably Nottinghamshire, inverted campana shape with two ear-form loop handles, inscribed "John Calton and Ann His Wife March ye 3rd 1747," and with central scored band, ht. 8 1/2 in.

Provenance: From the Troy Chappell Collection; ex collection Mr. Robert Wilson.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Extensive professional restorations to rim. 3 1/4" rim hairline.

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Robert Wilson, United Kingdom