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Staffordshire Pearl-glazed Earthenware Bust of Minerva

Auction:
3031B
Lot:
373
Sold for:
$431$350

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3031B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 13, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Staffordshire Pearl-glazed Earthenware Bust of Minerva, England, early 19th century, possibly Enoch Wood, overglaze enamel painted decoration, the bust set atop a marbleized flaring plinth, impressed title on the reverse, ht. 12 1/8 in.
Estimate $700-900

Headdress missing back end; slight edge chip along a shoulder.


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