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Neale Marbleized Agate Vase and Cover

Auction:
3115B
Lot:
215
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3115B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Neale Marbleized Agate Vase and Cover, England, c. 1780, brown, blue, and white clays, traces of gilding to creamware festoons, masks, and border foliage, a classical medallion to one side, mounted atop a square black basalt plinth with impressed mark, ht. 11 3/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Cover: Knop repaired at join.
Vase: Hairline to body near one handle; chip to a raised central rim; medallion regilded.
Plinth: Numerous edge chips and nicks.


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

United Kingdom, Agate, British art, Creamware, Gilding, Hardstone carving, Industrial processes, Learning, Staffordshire pottery, Visual arts

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