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March 2, 2019 10:00 AMCalender

Mocha Cat's-eye and Earthworm Empire-shaped Jug

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3222BLocation: BostonDate / Time: March 02, 2019 10:00AM


Mocha Cat's-eye and Earthworm Empire-shaped Jug, England, c. 1830, banded in orange slip above a field of dark tan slip decorated with four-color cat's-eyes and earthworms, all between green-glazed rouletted bands at the foot and rim, applied strap handle with foliate terminals, molded spout, ht. 6 1/4 in.

Provenance: The Jonathan Rickard Collection.
Estimate $500-700

Minor roughness on handle and rim, staining.

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