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Agate Drinking Mug

Auction:
2920M
Lot:
327
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

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

Description:

Agate Drinking Mug, England, c. 1750-60, probably Staffordshire, cylindrical shape with slightly flaring foot, splashes of blue glaze to a cream and brown body, the interior cream glazed, ht. 3 7/8 in.

Provenance: From the Troy Chappell Collection; Wynn Sayman.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Top rim with several small rim chips; footrim with a shallow 3/8" rim chip; pinched kick at lower end of handle chipped; areas of crazing.


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, Agate, Cream, Drinkware, Mug, Teaware

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