The Gentleman's Auction Online
Five Pottery Planters and Flowerpots, America and England, late 19th century, some decorated, ht. to 7 1/4 in.
Note: Proceeds to benefit Wilton Historical Society's education programs.
"There is something so beautiful about even the simplest of pottery. The shapes and colors are always so captivating to me. I could see these pieces arranged on a table with beautiful specimen plants of equal interest." --Phillip Thomas
small ruffled pot: minor edge flaking; red pot with dentritic trees with base crack in the making; larger ruffled pot - underplate attached, glaze flakes and minor chips to edges, one repair to underplate; cream glazed dendritic pot with chips to base, hairline to bottom; Albany-glazed piece with integral underplate, minor rim and base chips, and accumulation of dried soil to sides of interior.
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.