03-23-2017 03-23-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
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March 23, 2017 10:00 AMCalender

Glazed Redware Jar in the Form of a Bear

Auction: Discovery - 2996M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: March 23, 2017 10:00AM


Glazed Redware Jar in the Form of a Bear, attributed to Anthony Weis Bacher, Adams County, Pennsylvania, Winchester, Virginia, or Thurmont, Maryland, c. 1855-85, hand-modeled figure of a bear with applied extruded clay fur, balled eyes, protruding tongue, and incised paw details, figure is posed seated holding a basin, (minor imperfections), ht. 6 3/4 in.
The property of Carol J. Ferranti
Estimate $600-800

Restoration to ears, knob, and end of snout.

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Thurmont, Winchester