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Lehnware Egg Cup

Auction:
2922M
Lot:
420
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2922M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 15, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Lehnware Egg Cup, Joseph Long Lehn (Elizabeth Township, Pennsylvania, c. 1798-1892), with wide foot and painted strawberries on a blue background, ht. 2 3/4 in.

Provenance: Don and Trish Herr Antiques.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Few small scratches in the rim, small spot of paint loss on the red stem on the underside of the bowl and a few small spots of inpainting on the blue body near the base of the bowl.


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

Joseph Long Lehn, Don Herr, Trish Herr, Archaeological theory, Data collection, Evidence law, Museology, Provenance, Seeds

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