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Pair of Wedgwood Encaustic Decorated Black Basalt Calyx Krater Urns

Auction:
3020B
Lot:
102
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3020B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 13, 2017 4:00PM

Description:

Pair of Wedgwood Encaustic Decorated Black Basalt Calyx Krater Urns, England, early 19th century, with upturned loop handles, iron red, black, and white decorated with classical figures between borders of running palmette and Greek key borders, impressed marks, ht. 11 in.

Provenance: The Victor & Muriel Polikoff Collection.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Each 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

Muriel Polikoff, Arts, Calyx, Decorative arts, Krater, Palmette, Urn, Visual arts, Wedgwood, United Kingdom

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