06-09-2002 06-09-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2145 Boston
June 9, 2002 10:00 AMCalender

Two Historic Transfer Decorated Staffordshire Child's Mugs

Auction: Sale #2145 - 2145 Location: Boston Date / Time: June 09, 2002 10:00AM


Two Historic Transfer Decorated Staffordshire Child's Mugs, England, early 19th century, the first black transfer printed with oval portraits of "LA FAYETTE" and "WASHINGTON" wreathed in olive leaves and suspended beneath an American eagle holding an inscribed ribbon in its beak, the other red-brown transfer printed, centered with "MUNROE" in a cartouche bordered by flowers, beneath an American eagle, (minor imperfections), ht. 2 5/8 in.

Provenance: The Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University, Edward and Bertha Rose Collection of Ceramics. Sold to benefit the acquisition fund.
Estimate $400-600


United Kingdom, Brandeis University, Rose Art Museum, Bertha Rose Collection, Edward Collection, Edward Rose, Bertha Rose