04-13-2019 04-13-2019
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3234B Boston
April 13, 2019 10:00AMCalender
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Staffordshire Salt-glazed Stoneware Punch Bowl

$1,353$1,100
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3234B Location: Boston Date / Time: April 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Staffordshire Salt-glazed Stoneware Punch Bowl, England, 18th century, polychrome enamel decorated with central band of floral sprays to exterior, interior center with Chinese-style basket with flowers, dia. 9 in.

Literature: This lot, and others from the same collection, are illustrated and contextualized in Imagining Ichabod: My Journey Into 18th-Century America Through History, Food, and a Georgian House, by Paula Bennett (Bauer and Dean: New York, 2016). Imagining Ichabod is described as a "warm, personal account of life in an eighteenth-century house and the search for its first inhabitants... [which offers] a fascinating glimpse into [the United States'] colonial period and its years as a fledgling republic."
Estimate $700-800

Glaze wear to interior center. No evidence of any cracks, chips or restorations.


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Keywords

Paula Bennett, United States, United Kingdom