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Polychrome Enamel and Pink Lustre Staffordshire Pottery Figure of Benjamin Franklin

Auction:
2145
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$1,998$1,700

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

Description:

Polychrome Enamel and Pink Lustre Staffordshire Pottery Figure of Benjamin Franklin, England, mid-19th century, the standing figure holding his hat in one hand and documents in the other, ht. 10 1/2 in.

Provenance: The Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University, Edward and Bertha Rose Collection of Ceramics. Sold to benefit the acquisition fund.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Benjamin Franklin, Franklin, United Kingdom, Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Bertha Rose, Bertha Rose Collection, Edward Collection, Edward Rose, Bertha, Ceramic art, Ceramics, Polychrome, Pottery, Staffordshire Potteries