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Pair of Wedgwood Blue-glazed Majolica Wine and Water Ewers

Auction:
3234B
Lot:
232
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

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

Description:

Pair of Wedgwood Blue-glazed Majolica Wine and Water Ewers, England, c. 1870, each with gilt trim, the water ewer with a figure of Triton seated atop the shoulder and modeled holding the horns of a marine monster below the spout, aquatic festoons to either side; the wine ewer with a figure of Bacchus seated atop the shoulder and modeled holding the horns of a ram's head below the spout, fruiting grapevine festoons to either side; impressed marks, ht. 16 3/4 in.
The property of Jeffrey Milkins.
Estimate $800-1,200

Corners and edges of each plinth with slight chipping and wear to gilt.


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.

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Jeffrey Milkins, Artificial objects, Equipment, Ewers, Majolica, Pitcher, Tools, United Kingdom

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