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Four Staffordshire Transfer-decorated Plates

Auction:
2961B
Lot:
445
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2961B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 19, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Four Staffordshire Transfer-decorated Plates, England, second quarter 19th century, a Thomas Mayer "Arms of New York" plate with impressed Mayer mark on back, dia. 9 7/8; a James and Ralph Clews "Winter View of Pittsfield Massachusetts" plate with impressed Clews mark on back, dia. 10 1/2; and two "Picturesque Views West Point Hudson River" plates, dia. 7 7/8 in.
Estimate $500-700

Some minor rim abrasions, spot of glaze loss to the underside of the New York plate 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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Ralph Clews, Clews, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, Plate, United Kingdom

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