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Wedgwood Black Basalt Kettle and Cover

Auction:
2975B
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$861$700

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2975B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2017 4:00PM

Description:

Wedgwood Black Basalt Kettle and Cover, England, late 18th century, scalloped bail handle to squat form with Sybil finial atop a pot with Bacchanalian boys in relief, impressed upper-lower case mark, ht. 5 1/2 in.

Provenance: Jacobs Collection.
Estimate $800-1,200

In very good condition throughout with no evidence of any cracks, chips or restorations.


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, Bail handle, Cooking, Cooking appliances, England, Kettle, Neoclassicism, Staffordshire pottery, Sybil, Teaware, Visual arts, Waterford Wedgwood, Wedgwood

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