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July 13, 2017 04:00 PMCalender

Staffordshire Buff Ground Earthenware Teapot and Cover

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Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3020BLocation: BostonDate / Time: July 13, 2017 4:00PM


Staffordshire Buff Ground Earthenware Teapot and Cover, England, c. 1750, bulbous form with molded crabstock handle and spout, leaf, vine, and berry sprigging splashed with manganese and green, ht. 3 1/4 in.

Provenance: Macy collection; Goldweitz collection, The Victor & Muriel Polikoff Collection.
Estimate $700-900

Cover: Rim chips restored; firing loss to finial; several edge nicks; firing hairline.
Pot: Numerous chips to inner rim; restored chips to spout.

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Muriel Polikoff, United Kingdom