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Sunderland Pink Lustre Transfer Decorated Pearlware Pitcher

Auction:
2337
Lot:
1040
Sold for:
$499$425

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2337
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 04, 2006 3:00PM

Description:

Sunderland Pink Lustre Transfer Decorated Pearlware Pitcher, England, early 19th century, the baluster-form pitcher with oval reserves with black transfer decorations, depicting a three-masted sailing vessel under the spout, one side with a pious verse " Forget not Christ the Lord of hosts/Your pilot's captain friend/For he will safely steer your course/And guide you to the end," the reverse with a motto, the reserves highlighted with polychrome enamel borders, ht. 7 in.
Estimate $250-300

Keywords

United Kingdom, baluster-form pitcher , Drinkware, Pitcher

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