Online

08-09-2021 08-18-2021
Skinner Website
Skinner Website Online
3705T Marlborough
August 9, 2021 12:00 PM - August 18, 2021 07:00 PMCalender
1026

Josiah Danforth Pear-shape Pewter Teapot

$1,063$850
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3705T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 09, 2021 12:00PM

Description:

Josiah Danforth Pear-shape Pewter Teapot, Middletown, Connecticut, early to mid-19th century, pear-form body with faceted spout, black scroll handle, stepped lid, Danforth's eagle and shield mark with "DANFORTH MIDD CT" on bottom, ht. 8 1/4 in.

Note: Please note that the image showing the mark on this teapot shows that the wrong lot sticker (1027) was previously applied to this lot. The Danforth mark shown is for this lot, 1026.

Provenance: Florene Maine, 1958.
The Collection of John A. Schneider, Greenwich, Connecticut
Estimate $300-500


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

John A. Schneider, Josiah Danforth, Greenwich, Middletown