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Three Staffordshire Salt-glazed Stoneware Teapots and Covers

Auction:
3296B
Lot:
216
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3296B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Three Staffordshire Salt-glazed Stoneware Teapots and Covers, England, mid-18th century, each globular, one with crabstock handle and spout, bird finial, and set on three lion mask and paw feet, scrolled foliate and floral sprigging, lg. 7 1/4; one with lion finial, serpent handle and masked spout, banded clay shreds and incised diamond design, lg. 6 1/8; and one with three lion mask and paw feet, blue floral sprigging, lg. 5 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-800

7 1/4" teapot: Cover with hairline; pot with a few small pieces of sprigging missing.
6 1/8" teapot: Cover with restored finial and three small rim chips; pot with repair to end of spout; line in handle.
5 1/2" teapot: Replacement cover; repairs to spout and rim; two rim hairlines; surface hairline; chips to two feet.


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

United Kingdom, Ceramics, Kitchenware, Lion mask, Pottery, Sprigging, Stoneware, Teapot

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