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Two Staffordshire Copper Lustre Decorated Lafayette/Cornwallis Items

Auction:
3296B
Lot:
425
Sold for:
$523$425

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

Description:

Two Staffordshire Copper Lustre Decorated Lafayette/Cornwallis Items, England, c. 1825, each with black transfer prints to wide yellow ground band, a jug, one side titled Cornwallis Resigning his sword at York Town Oct. 19th, 1781, the reverse with titled portrait of Lafayette, ht. 6 3/8; and a two-handled cup, ht. 6 3/4 in.

Literature: Illustrated in Old English Lustre Pottery, by John & Baker, illustrations 41c, 41e.
Estimate $600-800

Two handled cup: Handle broken and simply glued.
Jug: 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.

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