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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2920M Marlborough
July 15, 2016 10:00AMCalender

Iron Red Enameled Creamware Teapot and Cover

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


Iron Red Enameled Creamware Teapot and Cover, England, c. 1765, probably Derbyshire, attributed to the Cockpit Hill potworks, ovoid shape with loop handle, floral knop and diamond pattern spout, large rose centering additional blooms, honeysuckle and foliage, and a single cherry, ht. 4 1/8 in.

Provenance: From the Troy Chappell Collection; Jonathan Horne.

Literature: Similar illustrated in Creamware, by Towner, illus. 39A.
Estimate $600-800

Cover: heavily restored and discolored.
Pot: End of spout restored and discolored; scattered craze lines throughout glaze. Slight chip to inner rim.

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Jonathan Horne, Creamware, Honeysuckle, Illus, Spout, Staffordshire pottery, Teapot, Towner, United Kingdom