Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Staffordshire Brown Tortoiseshell-glazed Cream-colored Teapot and Cover

Auction:
3020B
Lot:
35
Sold for:
$123$100

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

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

Description:

Staffordshire Brown Tortoiseshell-glazed Cream-colored Teapot and Cover, England, c. 1760, twig knop and molded crabstock handle and spout to a bulbous form with applied leaf, vine, and berry sprigging, ht. 3 7/8 in.

Provenance: The Victor & Muriel Polikoff Collection.
Estimate $400-600

Cover: Rim chips restored.
Pot: Inner rim heavily chipped; spout entirely restored.


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, Spout, Sprigging, Teapot, Teaware, Tortoiseshell cat, Visual arts, United Kingdom

Departments

Specialists