08-14-2010 08-15-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
August 14, 2010 03:00 PMCalender
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Transfer-decorated Liverpool Pitcher

$711$600
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509 Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 14, 2010 3:00PM

Description:

Transfer-decorated Liverpool Pitcher, England, early 19th century, one side depicting a ship flying a British flag, the reverse depicting a woman waving to three ships heading out to sea, with inscription "SUSAN'S FAREWELL/Adieu she cry'd and wav'd her Lily Hand," (hairline), ht. 9 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-800

Glazed over small spout chip in the making. 5 in. hairline on ship side extending onto base.

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