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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3121M Marlborough
August 12, 2018 10:00AMCalender

Seven Transfer-decorated Child's Mugs and a Larger Transfer-decorated Mug

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3121M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 12, 2018 10:00AM


Seven Transfer-decorated Child's Mugs and a Larger Transfer-decorated Mug, England, early 19th century, two inscribed "FOR MY DEAR GIRL," two inscribed "FOR MY DEAR BOY," one inscribed "FOR HENRY" with a mismatched creamware lid, one inscribed "ELIZABETH J. MCLEAN," a mug depicting the British sign language alphabet, and a mug with a maritime theme, ht. to 3 1/4 in.
The Collection of Gail & Don Piatt
Estimate $400-600

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Don Piatt, Coffee culture, Creamware, Food and drink, Inscribed figure, Mug, Teaware, United Kingdom