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Continental Creamware Marbleized Agate Vase and Cover

Auction:
3115B
Lot:
220
Sold for:
$615$500

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

Description:

Continental Creamware Marbleized Agate Vase and Cover, Germany, late 18th century, attributed to Simon Heinrich Steitz, Kassel, in the Wedgwood style with cream-colored widow knop, reeded handles, foliate border, and drapery swags, traces of gilding, ht. 12 1/2 in.
Estimate $500-700

Cover: slight chip to inner collar.
Vase: Broken through at socle and repaired.


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

Simon Heinrich Steitz, Agate, Arts, Creamware, Gilding, Industrial processes, Staffordshire pottery, Steitz, Visual arts, Wedgwood, Germany

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