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Pair of Wedgwood Encaustic Decorated Terra-cotta Vases and Covers

Auction:
3234B
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3234B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Wedgwood Encaustic Decorated Terra-cotta Vases and Covers, England, c. 1862, lebes gamikos form, the flat cover with urn finial, the vase with upturned loop handles, bordered in black with meander bands flanking a central cane ground band decorated with iron red classical subjects and palmettes, impressed marks, ht. 11 3/4 in.
The property of Jeffrey Milkins.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Covers: One with a rim chip professionally restored.
Vases: Each in very good condition throughout.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Jeffrey Milkins, Ancient Greek pottery, Arts, Containers, Decorative arts, Lebes, Lebes Gamikos, Pottery, Tools, Urn, Vase, Visual arts, United Kingdom

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